Mansour Almarzoqi


Analysis: Saudi Arabia's smooth transition

Saudi Arabia's transition from King Abdullah's rule has a high probability of being stable, although painful and slow.


Saudi Arabia: Don't blame it all on the Islamic State

Saudis see Iran's meddling and unresolved Syrian crisis as main contributors to the turmoil in Iraq.


Resolving the Gulf crisis

To resolve the ongoing diplomatic crisis, Gulf countries have to institutionalise their foreign policy.


GCC: The Arab Spring spoilers

Despite diverging views on the Arab revolutions, the GCC remained unified due to common security concerns.


The three reasons behind US-Saudi fall-out

The Saudis, in a pique over US policy on Syria and Egypt, finally snapped at a potential thaw with Iran.