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Key Middle East Policy Issues for the Biden Administration
This brief explores pressing issues the Biden administration should address in developing a strategy for the Middle East. It provides analysis and policy recommendations related to the GCC states, U.S.-Iran relations, Islamist groups, and refugees and migration. Further CME publications will address issues such as the prospects for Israeli-Palestinian peace and the crisis in Lebanon.
Kelsey Norman, A.Kadir Yildirim, Kristian Coates Ulrichsen, Mohammad Ayatollahi Tabaar March 17, 2021
Yemenis Are Left Alone to Face Covid-19
Kristian Coates Ulrichsen, fellow for the Middle East, examines pandemic response measures in Yemen, which are complicated by the impact of more than five years of war and displacement, a lack of a functioning or unified central authority, and a health system heavily reliant on international aid and donor support. Gulf International Forum: https://bit.ly/3cLh9I7
Kristian Coates Ulrichsen May 19, 2020
Satellite image of Persian Gulf
Rebalancing Regional Security in the Persian Gulf
This research paper examines how underlying shifts in security dynamics in the Persian Gulf may evolve as regional states respond to the perception of receding U.S. leadership by further diversifying security relationships and internationalizing what until the 2010s had been a solidly Western-centric web of partnerships. DOI: https://doi.org/10.25613/n8xe-hj20
Kristian Coates Ulrichsen February 25, 2020