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GCC Summit: Obama Reassures Gulf on Iran

On May 13 and 14, representatives from the six Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states – Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates – met with President O

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Rand Report: The Days After a Nuclear Deal

            On April 3, the Rand Corporation convened a day-long conference on Iran in the days after a nuclear deal.

GCC Annual Summit: Communique on Iran

            On December 11, the Gulf Cooperation Council issued a communique welcoming Tehran’s new efforts to engage with member sta

Part I: Opposition to a Deal - The Gulf

Robin Wright and Garrett Nada

Gulf I: Iran’s Power in the Air

Michael Elleman

Report: Arabs Divided on Iran

            Arabs hold complex and sometimes conflicting views of Iran, according to a new report by the United States Institute of Peace a

Iran Ratchets Up Tensions over Gulf Islands

Ted Wynne 
Longstanding tensions between Iran and its Arab neighbors are intensifying because of rival territorial claims over three strategic isl

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