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RECENT ARTICLES
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June 2018
How the UAE wields power in Yemen 
Council on Foreign Relations Interview on the UAE’s involvement in Yemen including the current UAE/Saudi military campaign in Hodeidah.

May 2018 
Saudi Defence and Security Reform  
Sada is the online, Middle Eastern analysis journal of Washington DC's Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

December 2017
The Saudi & Emirati Conundrum after Saleh -  Sada  

October 2017
The UAE's War Aims in Yemen - Sada   

June 2017
Lebanon: in the eye of the regional storm - Open Democracy

April 2017
Counterproductive US-Saudi security ties  - Sada

March 2017
Saudi Arabia & the Trump Administration: A Marriage of Mutual Convenience - The IB Tauris blog.  

November 2016
Sada published a feature on then President-elect Trump's prospective Mid-East policies . It included an opinion piece on the implications for Yemen of a Trump presidency. You can read this and a host of other pundits' assessments of the prospective impact of President Trump on other Middle Eastern countries/issues via the link above.

October 2016
Why the US-Saudi defense and security relationship will remain firm - The National Interest 

October 2015
Saudi Arabia's Yemen Gambit - Sada 

September 2015
Saudi Arabia: A War on All Fronts? - Arabian Gulf States Institute in Washington (AGSIW)

Cameron's extra-judicial killing of Britons raises legal questions - Araby Al-Jadeed  

June 2013
Turkey: Looking East and West - Open Democracy