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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (2): 151–168.
Published: 02 June 2019
...Sinem Cengiz This paper investigates the policies of both Ankara and Riyadh toward the ongoing crisis between Qatar and the Saudi-led quartet since mid-2017. The crisis has shaken the balance in the region and laid the foundation for new understandings regarding Gulf unity and regional order. On...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (3): 113–134.
Published: 03 September 2018
...Abdul Rezak Bilgin The Arab Spring initiated a new era in the history of the Middle East and significantly shifted regional dynamics. It profoundly marked the history of the region and affected relations between Middle Eastern countries. Qatar–Saudi Arabia relations have likewise been profoundly...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (2): 228–240.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Stuti Saxena This paper seeks to assess the nature and scope of open data in government (OPD/open public data) in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries of Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Following a qualitative approach, OPD portals of GCC...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (2): 286–299.
Published: 01 April 2017
... that animate it. CONTACT Brahim Saidy firstname.lastname@example.org © 2016 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2016 Qatar United States military relations defence agreement military facilities arms sales interoperability military-to-military contacts small state great power...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (2): 252–281.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Yousef Khalifah al-Yousef When Britain elected to relinquish its colonies east of the Suez Canal, of which the Emirates and Qatar were a part, doubts were many, among observers, as to the possibility of transforming these sheikhdoms into a unified entity. And, even in the eventuality that such...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (4): 535–552.
Published: 01 October 2015
... promote its foreign policy independence and boost its regional and global diplomatic profile to ensure its security and survival in the dangerous environment of the Gulf region, it is Qatar that has extensively attempted to mediate conflicts in Lebanon, Yemen and Sudan, with varying degrees of success...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2012) 5 (1): 86–106.
Published: 01 January 2012
... analysis of this article are the Qatar National Vision 2030 (QNV) issued in 2008 and followed up by the Qatar National Developmental Strategy 2011–2016 (QNDS) in 2011. Neither document was subjected to public referendum, and many of those directly involved in Qatar's central planning were unable even to...