Strait Talk

Does Saudi Arabia Need to Change its Strategy?

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman pledged that by 2020 his nation would be able to live without oil. But it hasn’t exactly gone to plan. Oil exports have almost dried up, prices have crashed, the war in Yemen is still raging and the coronavirus pandemic has crippled the economy. So will MBS be forced to change course? Guests: Gregory Gause International Affairs Professor at Texas A&M University Annelle Sheline Middle East Research Fellow at the Quincy Institute Mohammed al Qubaiban Saudi and Gulf Affairs Expert​

Saudi Arabia’s Ambitions Curtailed?

Saudi Arabia’s Ambitions Curtailed?

Saudi Arabia’s Ambitions Curtailed?

Saudi Arabia’s Ambitions Curtailed?

Saudi Arabia marks three years under Mohammed bin Salman’s rule

Saudi Arabia marks three years under Mohammed bin Salman’s rule

We ask a Saudi affairs expert how MBS could be unaware of a plot to kill Jamal Khashoggi

We ask a Saudi affairs expert how MBS could be unaware of a plot to kill Jamal Khashoggi

Turkey Showcases Latest Defence, Technology Products

Turkey Showcases Latest Defence, Technology Products

Can the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Help Stabilise Afghanistan?

Can the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Help Stabilise Afghanistan?

Is Normalisation of Ties Between Turkey and Armenia Possible?

Is Normalisation of Ties Between Turkey and Armenia Possible?

How Will the AUKUS Row Impact NATO?

How Will the AUKUS Row Impact NATO?

Will the AUKUS Pact Undermine the Role of NATO?

Will the AUKUS Pact Undermine the Role of NATO?

Who is Angela Merkel?

Who is Angela Merkel?

What Will a Post-Merkel Germany Look Like and How Will That Affect Turkey?

What Will a Post-Merkel Germany Look Like and How Will That Affect Turkey?

Turkey Sets Up Platform to Test a Potential Digital Lira

Turkey Sets Up Platform to Test a Potential Digital Lira

Have the IAEA and Iran Managed to Avert a Crisis?

Have the IAEA and Iran Managed to Avert a Crisis?

What’s the Future of the Iran Nuclear Deal?

What’s the Future of the Iran Nuclear Deal?

What Does the Assad-Putin Meeting Mean for Idlib?

What Does the Assad-Putin Meeting Mean for Idlib?

Turkey, Azerbaijan, Pakistan Conduct Joint Military Exercises

Turkey, Azerbaijan, Pakistan Conduct Joint Military Exercises

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