Velayat of the Emir
Similarities between Qatari and Iranian Policies
The “Velayat of the Emir” has become the most important key to understand the mystery of the Qatari-Iranian strong relations
Why did Erdogan's Diplomacy Fail to Resolve the Qatar Crisis?
The main declared goal of the visit was the Turkish President’s desire to play a mediating role in the crisis between the Quartet countries and Qatar.
The Challenge of Return
Features of Demographic Shifts in Mosul after ISIS Defeat
The liberation of Mosul from the grip of "ISIS" poses several challenges related to dealing with the demographic shifts in Mosul.
Why does the "March for Justice" Constitute a Threat to Erdogan’s Regime?
The "March for Justice," led by Kemal Kilicdaroglu, revealed the growing opposition to the AKP and the Turkish president.
Why are Mediation Efforts in Qatar Crisis Faltering?
A follow up of the attempts to mediate between the parties to the Qatar crisis, reveals a multiplicity of offers to take up the role.
Implications of the Gulf Crisis on the Situation in Yemen
The conflict in Yemen did not fall out of the scope of being affected by the diplomatic crisis between Qatar and the Quartet countries.
Why did Qatar Breach the Gulf Agreements?
CNN recently published the content of agreements signed between Gulf Cooperation Council countries and Qatar in 2013 and 2014.
How does Qatar manage its Crisis with the Quartet Countries?
Over the past years, Doha acted like it has a big margin of maneuver and that it can continue to exploit conflicts in the region.
Boycott, not a Blockade
The Gulf Crisis from the Perspective of International Law
The Gulf crisis, stirred a debate about the nature of legal adaptation of the adopted measures according to international law.
The Strategic Gap
How does Iran Benefit from the Gulf Crisis?
With the eruption of any regional crisis a state of anticipation reigns over how the Iranian regime will exploit it in its favor.
European Countries’ Mechanisms for Dealing with the Gulf crisis
The European Union chose to deal with the Gulf crisis through maintaining what can be called “positive neutrality".
The Reasons of Turkey’s Bias to Qatar during the Gulf Crisis
As Turkish efforts of mediation stumbled, Ankara sided with Doha and provided it with political, economic and military support.
Europe’s Future between Britain’s Decline and France’s Rise
The surprising results of British and French parliamentary elections reflect significant shifts in voters’ perceptions in the West.
How is Turkey Dealing with the Regional Crises?
The Turkish foreign policy is based on a set of dimensions and factors, which Turkey has bet on to play a role in leading the region.
The Consequences of America’s Withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement
It seems like the US voluntarily abandoned its leading role in the Paris Climate Agreement, which opens the door for other countries.
Making the Future
UAE Centennial 2071: A model for Advancing Innovative Ideas
The UAE Centennial 2071 is a a national strategy to develop UAE's soft power and advance its position in various indicators
The Critical Moment
Turkey’s Options towards America’s Support of Syria’s Kurds
American support for Kurds in Syria has become a serious problem that threatens American-Turkish relations.
Five Pillars to Evaluate the Outcomes of Trump’s Visit to Riyadh
Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia achieved positive results related to critical issues for Saudi Arabia, GCC, and the Middle East.