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Yemen

Commentary

U.S. Entry Ban Shocks the Region

Middle East Policy Council , February 1, 2017

The executive order issued by President Donald Trump barring entry into the United States by nationals from seven Muslim-majority ...

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Commentary

Attempted Attack on U.S. Ship Marks New Stage in Yemen War

Middle East Policy Council , October 17, 2016

Eighteen months have passed since the Yemeni Civil War began, pitting the forces of President Mansur Hadi and ...

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Hill Forum

The Middle East and the Next Administration

Chas W. Freeman, Jr., James Zogby, Ilan Goldenberg, Gerald F. Hyman, October 13, 2016

The following is an unedited transcript of the eighty-sixth in a series of Capitol Hill conferences convened by the ...

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Commentary

Yemen Crisis Worsens as UN-Brokered Peace Process Teeters

Middle East Policy Council, July 29, 2016

In Yemen, the Houthi rebels and former president Ali Abdullah Saleh have announced their intention to create a ...

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Journal Essay

The Saudi-Iranian Rivalry and the Obama Doctrine

Richard J. Schmierer, James F. Jeffrey, Alireza Nader, Fahad Nazer

Summer 2016, Volume XXIII, Number 2

Thomas R. Mattair, Executive Director, Middle East Policy ...

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Journal Essay

Saudi Arabia Calls Out Hezbollah: Why Now?

Matteo Legrenzi and Fred H. Lawson

Summer 2016, Volume XXIII, Number 2

On March 2, 2016, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) posted on its official website a scathing condemnation of the Lebanese ...

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