Gulf

TOWARDS A NEW SECURITY ARCHITECTURE IN THE GULF

The Gulf security architecture has been challenged by factors related to countries’ changing internal, regional and international politics...

The Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act and the United Arab Emirates

Unlike the other sanctions introduced against the Assad regime during the civil war, the Caesar Syria Protection Act, which was adopted by the US...

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...

The UAE-Israel Normalization: Political and Social Implications

The United Arab Emirates (the UAE) has stood out among the most important US allies in the Middle East particularly since 2016. Even when Trump was...

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...

What is the Use of Military Interventions in the MENA Region?

* Mohammed Alragawi The recent developments in Libya show a huge loss for the warlord Khalifa Haftar, as the Government of National Accord (GNA)...

Emirates of Crisis: Why is Morocco Blacklisted?

The recent foreign policy assertiveness of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has contributed to chaos and caused instability not only in the Middle...

Gulf Countries after COVID-19: Social, Economic and Political Implications

As the world tries to overcome the negative impact of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Gulf countries of the Arabian Peninsula feel the pressure of the...