Politics & Governance

Yemen

Yemenis Are Left Alone to Face COVID19

Across the world, the Covid-19 pandemic has tested the ability of governments to react to...

GCC

How GCC States are Responding to COVID-19 Supply Shocks

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are situated in some of the world’s most inhospitable...

Yemen

The Viability of a Southern State in Yemen

The sentiment for an independent state is strong and widespread in the south of Yemen....

Kuwait

How Covid-19 Stress-Tested Relations between Residents & Citizens in Kuwait

As Kuwait announced its first COVID-19 case on February 24, it stress-tested relations between citizens...

Iran

Iran’s Predicament: COVID-19, Economic Mismanagement, and Sanctions

COVID-19 presents a major threat to the global economy and the health of millions of...

Yemen

Yemen: Will a Divided Nation End the State?

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

Iran

As Iran Coronavirus Deaths Rise, Rouhani Hits Back at Criticism

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has hit back at criticism over the country’s response to the coronavirus...

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...

KSA

Saudi Arabia Detains 298 Public Officials in New Corruption Probes

Saudi Arabia on Sunday announced the detention of hundreds of government officials, including military and...

GCC

COVID-19: A Unifying Enemy for the Gulf Region?

In an era of hyper-globalization, the global pandemic known as “COVID-19” (also referred to as...

Kuwait

Kuwait to Halt Commercial Passenger Flights, Declare Public Holiday

Kuwait will halt all commercial flights to and from the Gulf Arab state starting Friday...

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