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GCC

Facing Crisis Amidst a Rift, the GCC Must Unite

The Gulf crisis ⁠— which I have chosen to call “the rift” to avoid the...

GCC

GCC States’ Security As the Council Turns into A Failed Institution

Ever since the birth of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in 1981, motivated by the...

GCC

Gulf Crisis’ Third Anniversary: Obstacles of Security and Stability in a Divided GCC

A few days before the Gulf crisis’ third anniversary, the Forum asked six experts their...

GCC

Clashes in Southern Yemen: A Renewed Saudi Arabia-UAE Rivalry?

As we enter the sixth year of the Yemeni civil war, a series of events...

Yemen

Yemen: Will a Divided Nation End the State?

The nation, meaning the people of Yemen, will endure against all odds, as they have...

GCC

COVID-19: Will it Make China Villain or Victor in the Gulf Region?

How does China emerge from the COVID-19 crisis having been pilloried as the source of...

GCC

Coronavirus Crisis: An Opportunity for Intra-Gulf Rapprochement

The Middle East is facing yet another threat to its stability, albeit, this time a...

GCC

Peace in Afghanistan: What is the Expected Role of the Gulf States?

While efforts to end the longest-running war in American history have primarily focused on actors...

Yemen

Aid to Houthi-Controlled Yemen to Be Cut Back Over Risk It Can Be Diverted

The world’s biggest humanitarian aid operation will be scaled-down next month in Houthi-controlled Yemen, because...

Yemen

Medical Flights Start from Yemen’s Sanaa in Diplomatic Breakthrough

Flights carrying patients needing urgent medical attention began from the Yemeni capital Sanaa on Monday,...

GCC

Media Escalation Complicates GCC Crisis Mediation Efforts

In spite of months of intensified efforts to deescalate tensions among the Gulf Cooperation Council...

Qatar

Perspectives on Resolving the Gulf Crisis at the Upcoming GCC Summit

A few days before the upcoming Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit in Saudi Arabia, there...

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