U.S. – Gulf Policy

Iran

The Next Administration Will Still Find a Successful Iran Strategy Elusive...

The constraints and challenges facing U.S. policy toward Iran are largely as they were at...

Qatar

Unfairly Maligned? The Cost of Mediation on Qatar-U.S. Relations

Following the Hamas attack against southern Israel on October 7, 2023, calls have risen in...

Yemen

The West’s Houthi Policy is Rudderless in the Red Sea

Since the onset of the Houthis’ missile launches against commercial shipping in the Red Sea,...

Oman

Oman’s Diplomacy Navigates Multipolarity in the Gulf

Amid Hamas’ October 7, 2023, attacks on southern Israel and the latter’s aggressive retaliation against...

Qatar

An American University Retreats from Qatar to Texas

The undermining of America’s global role is most easily seen far from Washington—in College Station,...

Yemen

Red Sea Crisis: US-UK Strikes Won’t Stop the Houthis

The Red Sea remains a major focal point in West Asia following multiple U.S.-led military...

GCC

The Gulf in 2024: Expert Outlook

GCC Unity in 2024 in the Face of Regional Threats Dr. Kristian Coates Ulrichsen Fellow...

GCC

The Gaza War: Reshuffling Middle East Partnerships

The recent Israel-Hamas war in Gaza carries significant implications for the Gulf States, the United...

Bahrain

Biden’s Realpolitik Approach: Analyzing the C-SIPA Agreement with Bahrain

On September 13, Bahraini Crown Prince and Prime Minister Salman bin Hamad al-Khalifa joined U.S....

Iran

The U.S.-Iran Prisoner Swap: Unraveling Impacts on Gulf Security and Oil Dy...

The recently announced prisoner swap between the United States and Iran has spurred debates about...

GCC

From Hope to Halt: The Abraham Accords and the Palestinian Predicament

Although President Joe Biden’s foreign policy has several striking differences from that of his predecessor,...

Iran

BRICS Membership: Gulf States’ Strategic Pivot in Shifting Global Dynamic...

At a pivotal moment in global geopolitics, the “BRICS” group of emerging economies—Brazil, Russia, India,...

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