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Is the UAE Changing its Strategy Toward Iran
Is the UAE Changing its Strategy Toward Iran?

The UAE’s decision to redesign its strategy toward Iran would not be welcomed by Saudi Arabia, the US, and...

Saturday, August 31, 2019

The UAE's Strategic Redeployment in Yemen
The UAE's Strategic Redeployment in Yemen

There are three reasons for the UAE's strategic redeployment in Yemen: The unwillingness to carry the military and...

Monday, July 22, 2019

Islam in the UAE s Foreign Policy
Islam in the UAE’s Foreign Policy

The UAE utilizes Islam to strengthen its regime’s legitimacy, compete with rival states’ visions for Islamic leadership,...

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Abiy Ahmed's Ethiopia Bandwagon or Hegemony
Abiy Ahmed's Ethiopia: Bandwagon or Hegemony?

Addis Ababa welcomes foreign financial and technical supports, as well as investment and job opportunities for the sake of...

Thursday, January 31, 2019

US Sanctions on Iran and their Impact on the United
US Sanctions on Iran and their Impact on the United Arab Emirates

The U.S. decision not to include the UAE among the countries the Trump administration issued a waiver to is an indication...

Friday, November 23, 2018

Too Weak to Survive Too Big to Fail The Unknown
Too Weak to Survive, Too Big to Fail: The Unknown Future of the Sisi Regime in Egypt

It is obvious that the current Egyptian regime cannot follow an independent foreign policy. It is simply because the Sisi...

Thursday, July 5, 2018

From Cooperation to Conflict The UAE s Deepening Crisis with
From Cooperation to Conflict: The UAE’s Deepening Crisis with Somalia and Djibouti

The crisis between the two countries reached its peak in April 2018, when Somalian security forces seized a UAE-owned...

Thursday, April 26, 2018

What does Qatari support for Turkey s Afrin Operation mean
What does Qatari support for Turkey’s Afrin Operation mean?

Gulf countries seem to have no strategy for dealing with Iran, and they are short-sighted in not supporting Turkey, even...

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Post-Saleh Scenarios in Yemen
Post-Saleh Scenarios in Yemen

The assassination of Ali Abdullah Saleh has driven the Saudi-Iran proxy war on to a different level, and there is no doubt...

Thursday, December 7, 2017

UN Roadmap to Peace in Libya Will Khalifa Haftar be
UN Roadmap to Peace in Libya: Will Khalifa Haftar be left on the Sidelines?

The approval of Salamé’s roadmap is crucial for Haftar, as it will give start to a political process that will thwart...

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Turkey the Gulf Crisis and Qatar s Economy
Turkey, the Gulf Crisis and Qatar’s Economy

Although a regional diplomatic crisis has plagued the Gulf in the past, the recent crisis has gone beyond a diplomatic one...

Friday, June 9, 2017

What is behind the Crisis in the Gulf
What is behind the Crisis in the Gulf?

Gulf states have been at the center of the world’s attention since the May 20 Riyadh Summit, where President Trump...

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

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