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

Azerbaijan's New Airport to be Karabakh’s Gateway to the World

Azerbaijan's New Airport to be Karabakh’s Gateway to the World

Turkey to Enhance Its Business Relationship With African Countries

Turkey to Enhance Its Business Relationship With African Countries

US and Several Western Countries Agree to Abide By Vienna Convention

US and Several Western Countries Agree to Abide By Vienna Convention

Turkey Eyes $50B in Trade Deals With Africa in Next Five Years

Turkey Eyes $50B in Trade Deals With Africa in Next Five Years

Turkey to Increase Its Footprint in West Africa Through Trade Deals

Turkey to Increase Its Footprint in West Africa Through Trade Deals

Why Is Turkey Expanding Its Reach in Africa?

Why Is Turkey Expanding Its Reach in Africa?

Can Turkey’s Purchase of F-16 Jets Help Ease Tensions With the US?

Can Turkey’s Purchase of F-16 Jets Help Ease Tensions With the US?

Europe-based Companies Eye Turkey as Their Next Production Hub

Europe-based Companies Eye Turkey as Their Next Production Hub

Can Turkey Fill Global Supply Chain Gaps Left by China?

Can Turkey Fill Global Supply Chain Gaps Left by China?

Will the Taliban's Charm Offensive For Global Recognition Work?

Will the Taliban's Charm Offensive For Global Recognition Work?

UN Ends Its War Crimes Probe In Yemen

UN Ends Its War Crimes Probe In Yemen

Is Macron's Approach to North Africa Backfiring?

Is Macron's Approach to North Africa Backfiring?

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