Reports

GIF’s Annual Forecast 2020

Click HERE to download PDF file    Gulf International Forum (GIF) presents our 2020 forecast....

Qatar

Perspectives on Resolving the Gulf Crisis at the Upcoming GCC Summit

Conflict Resolution & Peace Building

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

Yemen

Yemen: A State Torn, Not Restored

Politics & Governance

A recent escalation of fighting in the south of Yemen has renewed calls and increased...

Iraq

Iraq and Its Gulf Neighbors: Transforming Challenges into Opportunities

Politics & Governance

In recent months signs have emerged that the Gulf may be witnessing...

KSA

Congress Reacting to A Nuclear Saudi Arabia

U.S. – Gulf Policy

Congressional attention toward the status of nuclear technology in the Middle East...

Iran

Zarif’s “Resignation”, A Delicate Balance between Iran’s Moderates and Hardliners

The shocking resignation of Tehran’s Foreign Minister and chief diplomat ...

Lebanon’s Economic Hardship is Yet Another Arena for Gulf States’ Rivalry

Although there is a history of Gulf nations utilizing dollar diplomacy in order...

Post War Syria: Factors Inhibiting Arab Gulf Influence

In light of Syrian president Bashar Al-Assad and his allies having consolidated ...

The Origins of Nancy Pelosi’s Impending Gulf Policy

With the inauguration of the 116th Congress, Speaker Designate Nancy Pelosi will ...

Bahrain

GIF’s Annual Forecast 2019

Gulf International Forum (GIF) presents our 2019 forecast. As the new year is upon us,...

UAE

Delaware-Gulftainer Agreement Represents Significant Change in Rhetoric Since DP World Controversy

In late September 2018, Delaware government authorities finalized a deal...

Iraq

Iraq’s New Government: Historic Opportunity for...

The formation of Iraq’s recent government has to a large extent shaped a new ...