Strait Talk

What’s Driving UAE’s Foreign Adventurism?

The Middle East and North Africa have become a battleground for competing camps seeking to fill a power vacuum left behind by multiple conflicts and the toppling of longtime rulers. But few countries have intervened more forcefully and with deadly effect than the United Arab Emirates. Crown Prince Mohamed bin Zayed has used his country’s vast oil wealth to fund warlord Khalifa Haftar in Libya against the UN-backed government while also engaging in the Saudi-led conflict in Yemen. So, what’s driving Abu Dhabi’s adventurism in the region? Guests: Mehmet Ogutcu Former Turkish Diplomat Mahjoob Zweiri Gulf Studies Programme Director at Qatar University

Abu Dhabi's crown prince sued over Yemen war

Abu Dhabi's crown prince sued over Yemen war

The humanitarian cost of the violence in Libya

The humanitarian cost of the violence in Libya

Thousands Displaced as Khalifa Haftar Orders His Forces to Capture Tripoli

Thousands Displaced as Khalifa Haftar Orders His Forces to Capture Tripoli

Warring parties accuse each other of violations in Libya

Warring parties accuse each other of violations in Libya

Saudi Arabia Condemned Over Khashoggi Ruling |​ Turkey's Gaming Industry

Saudi Arabia Condemned Over Khashoggi Ruling |​ Turkey's Gaming Industry

​Turkey's Booming Gaming Industry

​Turkey's Booming Gaming Industry

Khashoggi Murder: Saudi Arabia Commutes Death Sentences

Khashoggi Murder: Saudi Arabia Commutes Death Sentences

​What's Behind the Success of Turkey's Gaming Industry?

​What's Behind the Success of Turkey's Gaming Industry?

Turkey-France Tensions | Turkish Grand Prix

Turkey-France Tensions | Turkish Grand Prix

Formula 1 Returns To Turkey

Formula 1 Returns To Turkey

Have Turkey-France Relations Hit Rock Bottom?

Have Turkey-France Relations Hit Rock Bottom?

Turkish Grand Prix

Turkish Grand Prix

New Crisis Spot Between Turkey and Greece | Protest Against PKK

New Crisis Spot Between Turkey and Greece | Protest Against PKK

Diyarbakir Parents Demand Return of Kids

Diyarbakir Parents Demand Return of Kids

Anti-PKK Protests Continue On Year On

Anti-PKK Protests Continue On Year On

Greece Illegally Militarising Meis Island

Greece Illegally Militarising Meis Island

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