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The Gulf’s stance on the Kurdish referendum

  • The 2003 Iraq war and its aftermath were a milestone in the politics of the country and the region. The fall of Saddam Hussein’s regime in Baghdad, and the subsequent rise of a Shiite-dominated government, raised concerns in Gulf capitals about Iran’s expanding influence in Iraq and the region....
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The good, the bad and the ugly of the Gulf crisis

  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan recently embarked on a two-day trip to the Gulf, in the latest international effort to help resolve the diplomatic crisis between Qatar and the Anti-Terror Quartet (ATQ), comprising Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt. The trip included Saudi Arabia a...
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Turkish foreign policy after the coup attempt

  • It has been a year since the failed coup attempt in Turkey that claimed the lives of 249 and injured 2,000 on July 15, 2016. The country has witnessed several failed and successful coup attempts in its political history, but July 15 was different. The people’s unprecedented stance against this ...
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Saudi-Turkish ties get new meaning

  • Upon the invitation of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif paid a two-day official visit to Turkish capital of Ankara from Sept. 29-30.The visit of the crown prince, who was accompanied by a high-level delegation, is just a routine visit which aims to...
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