U.S. – Gulf Policy

GCC

The Ukraine Crisis: Long Term Implications and Opportunities for the GCC St...

More than three months after the invasion of Ukraine, the energy policies of the GCC...

KSA

Challenging Prospects for Saudi-Iranian Talks

A fifth round of talks between Saudi Arabia and Iran, held in late April 2022,...

GCC

Great Power Competition in the Gulf: America’s Primacy Will Endure—Unti...

The question of what great power (or powers) will control the Gulf region in the...

KSA

A Middle Path for Saudi Arabia: How does the War in Ukraine Affect Saudi Fo...

Saudi Arabia has maintained a neutral position toward the crisis caused by Russia’s invasion of ...

UAE

Advocating for Assad: The Effects of Warming UAE-Syria Ties on Emirati Amer...

Throughout the past 11 years, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s international travel has largely been limited...

KSA

Trouble in the Kingdom: A Rupture in U.S.-Saudi Relations?

How times have changed in the U.S.-Saudi relationship since 2017. That year, U.S. President Donald...

Qatar

Qatar’s Essential Diplomacy in the New Balance of Power

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi visited Doha on February 21, where he met with Emir Sheikh...

GCC

Gulf States’ Perspectives on the Russo-Ukrainian Conflict

On February 24, Russian forces launched a full-scale invasion of Ukraine by land, air, and...

Qatar

“Major Non-NATO Ally”: What did Qatar Get in Washington?

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, Qatar’s emir, met with President Joe Biden at the White...

Qatar

Exploring Alternatives to Russian Natural Gas, Europe Looks to the Gulf

The ongoing tensions in Europe between Russia and Ukraine have contributed to an ongoing energy...

GCC

How Does the Ukraine Crisis Affect the Gulf?

As tensions continue to rise between Russia and Ukraine, and the U.S. and NATO have...

Iran

Iran’s Combative Diplomacy Continues in Vienna

After the withdrawal of the United States from the 2015 “Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action,”...

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