Agenda

Bahrain in the Context of Normalization with Israel

There has been a pattern in the Gulf region with regard to the normalization process with Israel. Kuwait being the exception not fitting this...

UAE Presence in Yemen Undermines Legitimate Hadi Government

The last few months have seen the exacerbating of military clashes between President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi’s legitimate government and the...

Saudi Arabia’s Deceitful Game in Yemen

The first three months of 2020 has witnessed multiple military escalations that pose a threat to the lives of millions and to the efforts towards a...

How the UAE’s Lobbying Instrument Works Abroad

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is actively resorting to means such as lobbying to attain the power and reputation it has failed to achieve with...

In Pursuit of Democracy: A War of Paradigms on the Libyan Front

Following the approval of the Turkish Parliament to send troops to Libya, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi quickly convened a meeting with the...

Will Oman Be Ready for a Post-Oil Future?

Oman represents a different model among GCC countries with its unique political, economic and social structure. The country differs from its fellow...

Can Pakistan act as facilitator in the Iran-Saudi Arabia rapprochement?

Mohammad Pervez Bilgrami Saudi Arabia and Iran, the two prominent regional powers with conflicting ideological interests, have been at loggerheads...

Why the Gulf Crisis is Here to Stay

There have been rumors regarding a possible easing of tensions between Qatar and its troubled GCC partners Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates....