Geopolitics

Turkish Economic Crisis and the Arab Gulf Economies

Over the last few days the Turkish economy has faced its worst economic...

KSA

Unexpected Diplomatic Crisis between Saudi Arabia and Canada over Human Rig...

On Monday Saudi Arabia abruptly announced a freeze of all trade and economic...

Yemen

Hodeidah Battle’s Regional Extension: A New Complication to Peace in Yeme...

After over a month of ruinous fighting for Yemen’s vital Hodeidah seaport...

Closing the Strait of Hormuz: Empty Threat or Imminent Reality?

The repercussions of the Trump administration’s decision to withdraw from the JCPOA and re-impose economic...

Implications of Erdogan’s Presidential Win on the Gulf Region

Today, Turkey’s incumbent President Recep Tayyib Erdogan was sworn in as the ...

Iran

The Shia Crescent: Propaganda in a Time of Rising Regional Tension

Jordan’s King Abdullah is credited with coining the phrase Shia or Shiite Crescent...

Qatar

The Gulf Impasse’s One Year Anniversary & the Changing Regional Dyna...

The United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday elected Qatar as Vice-President of

GCC and Russia beyond Syria

Since 2011, discussions of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)-Russia relations have been dominated by their diverging...

Qatar

Historical Assessment of the Current Gulf Crisis

Media pundits and analysts have approached the Gulf crisis...

Iran

New Dynamics: Egypt, Iran and the GCC...

Oman rejected the Arab consensus and considered the agreement one...

Iran

Gulf Countries and Iranian Expansion

It seems clear that our region is entering a new phase of Iranian expansion. President...

KSA

The proxy war in Syria, an International Crisis

During his recent tour in the Gulf, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson...

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