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Dr. Theodore Karasik

Dr. Theodore Karasik is a senior adviser to Gulf State Analytics in Washington, D.C. He is a former RAND Corporation Senior Political Scientist who lived in the UAE for 10 years, focusing on security issues.
Twitter: @tkarasik

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The Line fulfills humankind’s need to change

Saudi Arabia’s newly unveiled The Line project has been three years in the making, from design and concept to announcement. It will serve multiple purposes, but the most important is in terms of its role in the Kingdom’s future hopes and vision.

January 13, 2021

Mutations, vaccines and the curve

A coronavirus mutation recently discovered in the UK has spread to other countries, including confirmed cases this week in the US, in Denver, Colorado. The emergence of this new strain is raising fresh questions about official approaches to preventing the spread of the pathogen.

January 01, 2021

Australia is heading for a showdown with China

When Australia’s leaders are developing their strategy for the Indo-Pacific, they have to take account of China’s ambitions in the region.

December 12, 2020