As Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman wraps up his tour of the Middle East and North Africa, it was made clear that he is back to business as usual.
As the Yemeni parties prepare to meet in Sweden, the motive to resolve their conflict remains elusive.
In an interview, Mark Hibbs says that while Riyadh is building a nuclear reactor, proliferation risks for now are limited.
Why the Trump administration is unwilling to use the leverage it possesses to alter Saudi Arabia’s damaging behavior is not clear.
A regular survey of experts on matters relating to Middle Eastern and North African politics and security.
President Trump’s statement about the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was met with widespread criticism from around the world. He has set the United States down a road that breaks longstanding foreign policy precedent.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has recently taken a significant step in its nuclear research and development program that at the same time illuminates Riyadh’s best route for demonstrating transparency in nuclear safeguards.
Saudi Arabia has the means to do more in Syria in order to advance its interests there.
Martin Chulov of the Guardian discusses the broader impact of Jamal Khashoggi’s murder.
Under the leadership of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Saudi Arabia has pursued policies that have undermined both U.S. interests and values.