UAE

Geopolitics

The Qatari-Emirati Strategic Contest in the Horn of Africa

The ‘Ever Given’ incident that blocked navigation in the Suez Canal for over a week...

Politics & Governance

The Pandemic Further Consolidates Abu Dhabi’s Supremacy within the UAE

The advent of the COVID-19 pandemic seems to be igniting a new kind of competition...

Geopolitics

The UAE Struggle for Turkish Containment: Is it Time for a New Approach?

Since the United Arab Emirates normalized diplomatic relations with Israel on August 13, tensions between...

Geopolitics

The Eastern Mediterranean: The UAE’s New Frontier

The Eastern Mediterranean has turned into a critical geopolitical space for the UAE’s efforts to...

Defense & Security

Arms Sale in the Balance: Will the F-35 Fly in the UAE?

The normalization of relations that President Trump brokered between Israel and two states, Bahrain and...

Geopolitics

What Would a Closer Security Partnership between Israel and the UAE Look Li...

The US-brokered Abraham Accords, which President Donald Trump announced on August 13, marked a watershed...

Geopolitics

The Regional Impact of UAE’s Normalization with Israel

UAE arms purchases were once thought of as the acquisition of shiny, new toys by...

Energy Policy

Energy Dimension of UAE-Israel Historical Deal

In August 2020 the UAE became the third Arab country to normalize relations with Israel...

Geopolitics

What’s In It for the UAE in Agreement with Israel?

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince (and de facto ruler of the UAE) Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed...

Energy Policy

UAE Issues Operating License for Arab World’s First Nuclear Plant

The United Arab Emirates has issued an operating license for the Arab world’s first nuclear...

Energy Policy

UAE Finds World’s Biggest Gas Field Since 2005

Dubai and Abu Dhabi made what could be the world’s largest natural gas discovery since...

Economy & Innovation

UAE Posts $18 Billion Surplus in First Nine Months of 2019

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) posted a surplus of 66.3 billion dirhams ($18.05 billion) in...

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