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Arms deals, speculation and repression: A very British Brexit

04 July, 2017

Comment: With trade between the UAE and the UK set to increase post-Brexit, state repression in the UAE is only set to get worse, writes Joe Odell.

Saudi Arabia and UAE: When bullies come a cropper

03 July, 2017

Comment: The rash and unreasonable list of demands that Saud Arabia has issued to Qatar shows a total disregard for diplomacy, and little thought for the consequences, writes Bill Law.

How does the Qatar crisis end?

30 June, 2017

Comment: There are limited plausible conclusions to the diplomatic crisis in the Gulf, and none of them are good, writes Marcus Hendriks.

How does the Qatar crisis end?

29 June, 2017

Comment: There are limited plausible conclusions to the diplomatic crisis in the Gulf, and none of them are good, writes Marcus Hendriks.

Germany slams Saudi Arabia's 'provocative' demands on Qatar

27 June, 2017

Germany says Saudi Arabia and its allies' demands on Qatar are 'very provocative' and challenges the Gulf state's sovereignty.

Middle East looks to Nudge Theory amid economic strain

26 June, 2017

Comment: Several monarchies in the region are embarking on national transformation agendas that could prove to be opportune conduits for the spread of Nudge Theory, writes Scott Preston.

Most Muslim countries to celebrate Eid al-Fitr on Sunday

24 June, 2017

The Eid al-Fitr feast marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan is to start on Sunday in Saudi Arabia and neighbouring Gulf States, religious authorities announced.

Saudi-UAE demands challenge the fundamentals of international relations

23 June, 2017

Comment: The Saudi-UAE list of demands would effectively place Qatar under guardianship, and undermine the principle of freedom of expression and national sovereignty, writes James Dorsey.

Saudi Arabia's royal reshuffle

22 June, 2017

Comment: Saudi Arabia under Muhammad bin Salman is likely to take even more hasty, reactionary measures, like the coercion of Qatar and the quagmire in Yemen, writes Yousef Munayyer.

Anti-Qatar blockade: Consequence of Doha's support for Arab Spring?

19 June, 2017

Analysis: What really lies at the heart of Gulf accusations against the Qataris? American academic and Middle East affairs analyst Professor Gary Sick talks to The New Arab.

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