UAE

Total 8 Posts

Trump’s accords were smoke and mirrors.

4 min read
Like almost everything else Donald Trump did, the Abraham Accords were about smoke and mirrors.

Islamophobia: A fungible prop for Muslim religious soft power.

4 min read
Think the Muslim world is united in opposing Islamophobia? Think twice.

Is it too soon to herald the ‘dawn of a new Middle East’? It all depends what the Saudis do next.

5 min read
‘Beta testing’ of bold ideas is rare in foreign affairs, but the UAE and Bahrain have provided just such a test case for the Saudis in their own push to normalise relations with Israel.

‘Historic’ Israel deal won’t likely bring peace to the Middle East.

5 min read
Israel and the United Arab Emirates weren’t at war, so their new deal is not really a peace accord. Nor does it satisfy the Palestinians, who need Arab nations to support their drive for statehood.

Turkey-Greece conflict in eastern Mediterranean is less about gas than vaccuum left by Trump.

5 min read
With France on manoeuvres and Germany struggling to play peacemaker, Turkish-Greek relations are close to 1974 lows.

US-China rivalry: Gulf states struggle to hedge their bets.

4 min read
The Trump administration’s quest to curb relationships between its allies in the Middle East and China offers a preview of how big power rivalry in the region is likely to unfold. It also suggests the limits on the United States’ ability to reduce its commitment to regional security.

Gulf states use coronavirus threat to tighten authoritarian controls and surveillance.

4 min read
The states of the Gulf Cooperation Council have exploited the underlying threats of the virus to bolster their own survival strategies.
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