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Foreign Policies Of States

Journal Essay

The Syrian War: Spillover Effects on Lebanon

Bassel F. Salloukh

Spring 2017, Volume XXIV, Number 1

Nowhere have the spillover effects of the overlapping domestic, regional and international war for Syria proved more devastating than in ...

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Journal Essay

Eyes Bigger than Stomachs: Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Qatar in Syria

Christopher Phillips

Spring 2017, Volume XXIV, Number 1

Turkey, Qatar and Saudi Arabia have been the leading Middle Eastern states seeking the overthrow of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad. ...

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Journal Essay

The GCC and the Muslim Brotherhood: What Does the Future Hold?

Matthew Hedges and Giorgio Cafiero

Spring 2017, Volume XXIV, Number 1

The history of the Muslim Brotherhood (MB or Ikhwan) movement in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has varied considerably among ...

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Journal Essay

Sowing Division: Kurds in the Syrian War

Zeynep Kaya and Matthew Whiting

Spring 2017, Volume XXIV, Number 1

Kurdish groups, both within Syria and throughout the Middle East, undoubtedly see the Syrian war as an opportunity to advance ...

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Hill Forum

U.S. Commitments in the Middle East

, January 11, 2017

The following is a transcript of the eighty-seventh in a series of Capitol Hill conferences convened by the Middle ...

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Commentary

Will Trump Take Seriously the Arab Gulf States' Concerns about Iran?

Cinzia Bianco and Giorgio Cafiero, December 22, 2016

As pundits begin assessing U.S. President Barack Obama’s lasting legacy in the Middle East, the historic Joint Comprehensive Plan of ...

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