Did Pompeo’s Visit Reassure GCC Rivals?

In January 2019, Secretary of State Michael Pompeo visited the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states, as well as Egypt, Jordan, and Iraq....

Qatar Says No to Rapprochement with Syrian Regime

Largely due to the support Damascus that has received from key allies

Candidate Briefing: What a Kirsten Gillibrand Presidency Could Mean...

Joining a growing handful of previously declared candidates, New York Senator...

Candidate Briefing: What A Tulsi Gabbard Presidency Could Mean for the...

Hawaii Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI02) became an early member of what ...

The Origins of Nancy Pelosi’s Impending Gulf Policy

With the inauguration of the 116th Congress, Speaker Designate Nancy Pelosi will ...

Event Recap: Security & Defense in the Gulf: Impending Regional...

On December 6th, 2018 Gulf International Forum (GIF) hosted a panel titled...

GIF’s Annual Forecast 2019

Gulf International Forum (GIF) presents our 2019 forecast. As the new year is upon us, please read GIF’s projections for what 2019 may...

Candidate Briefing: What an Elizabeth Warren Presidency Could Mean for...

Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) surprised almost no one when she filed...

Saudi Reshuffle: What’s in the Cards?

The recent shuffle within the Saudi government can be characterized as symbolic intended to demonstrate that the Crown Prince is taking...

UAE-India Currency Swap: Another Step Toward Asian Markets

The UAE’s steady progress in developing the financial infrastructure needed to better facilitate international financial capital flows...

Stockholm Negotiations, One Step Toward Peace in Yemen

Over the past week, Stockholm has hosted peace talks between Yemen’s warring parties...