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Nov 2017
November 7, 2017 Institute experts quoted by CNN on the arrests of royal family members and ministers in Saudi Arabia.
Oct 2017
October 8, 2017 Institute expert quoted by AFP on the Yemen war's spillover effects in Saudi Arabia.
Sep 2017
September 27, 2017 Institute expert quoted by the Associated Press on the decision to allow Saudi women to drive.
September 9, 2017 Institute expert quoted by the Wall Street Journal on the latest failed attempt to quell the Saudi-Qatari feud.
Aug 2017
August 16, 2017 Institute expert quoted by AP on the significance of Iraqi Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr’s trips to Saudi Arabia and the UAE.
Jul 2017
July 10, 2017 Institute expert quoted by the Associated Press on Secretary Tillerson's efforts to mediate the Qatar crisis.
Jun 2017
June 23, 2017 Institute expert quoted by Bloomberg on the list of Saudi demands for Qatar to deescalate crisis.
June 21, 2017 Institute experts quoted in USA Today on Saudi Prince Muhammad bin Salman's appointment to crown prince.
June 9, 2017 Institute expert quoted in Financial Times on the ongoing diplomatic spat between the GCC and Qatar.
Nov 2016
November 30, 2016 Institute expert quoted in Wall Street Journal on Saudi Arabia's efforts to combat extremism.
Jul 2016
July 6, 2016 Institute expert quoted in New York Times on ISIS's attacks in Saudi Arabia.
Apr 2016
April 18, 2016 Institute expert quoted by New York Times on President Obama's trip to Saudi Arabia.
April 7, 2016 Institute expert quoted by CNN on GCC view on Iran's role in the Middle East.
Feb 2016
February 27, 2016 Institute expert quoted by Washington Post on the UAE detaining U.S. citizens.
Dec 2015
December 8, 2015 Institute experts quoted by International Business Times on ISIS financing.
Sep 2015
September 10, 2015 Associated Press quoted Institute expert on security considerations in Saudi Arabia during the Hajj.
May 2015
May 11, 2015 Agence France-Presse wire story on US-Saudi Arabia rift quotes Institute Gulf politics expert.
Dec 2014
December 28, 2014 National Interest article on America's 'toxic' allies in the Middle East
Nov 2014
November 6, 2014 Institute Gulf politics expert discusses Kuwaiti support of US-led fight against ISIS on CTV.
Oct 2014
October 15, 2014 Institute Gulf politics expert discusses Qatar's sponsorship of terror on CBN.
October 8, 2014 Washington Post article examining US allies’ role in rise of the Islamic State quotes Institute counterterrorism expert.
Sep 2014
September 17, 2014 Bloomberg article about Saudi terror financing quotes Institute Gulf politics expert.
September 11, 2014 Institute Gulf politics expert discusses terrorism financing and ISIS on CBS News.
Jun 2014
June 23, 2014 VOA article on UAE decision to jail men for funding Syrian militants quotes Institute Gulf politics expert.
Mar 2014
March 24, 2014 The National story on Obama's outreach to Arabian Gulf allies over policy shift quotes Institute gulf politics expert.
Feb 2014
February 5, 2014 Bloomberg article on Dubai debt worry quotes Institute Gulf politics expert.
February 3, 2014 Bloomberg article on Saudi Arabian twitter debate surrounding controversial housing plan quotes Institute Gulf politics expert.
Jan 2014
January 21, 2014 Voice of America article on UAE crackdown of Islamists quotes Institute Gulf politics expert.
Oct 2013
October 23, 2013 Bloomberg article on Islamist threat in the UAE quotes Institute Gulf politics expert.