About Anna L. Jacobs

Anna L. Jacobs, Non-Resident Fellow at the Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington
15 Mar, 2021

Gulf States and the US Need to Work Together to Stabilize Iraq

Anna L. Jacobs | 15 March 2021

Ten rockets struck Ain al-Asad airbase this month, where about 2,000 U.S. personnel are currently stationed. No casualties have so far been reported, but one American civilian contractor died of a heart attack during [...]

Gulf States and the US Need to Work Together to Stabilize Iraq2021-03-18T11:58:08+03:00
8 Feb, 2021

What does Blinken’s confirmation hearing say about future U.S. policy in the Middle East?

Anna L. Jacobs | 08 February 2021

On January 19, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing in which Biden’s Secretary of State nominee Antony Blinken was questioned about Biden’s foreign policy and national security priorities for more than [...]

What does Blinken’s confirmation hearing say about future U.S. policy in the Middle East?2021-02-16T11:28:33+03:00
7 Jan, 2021

The lifting of the Qatar blockade is a good start, but more steps are needed

Anna L. Jacobs | 07 January 2021

On the eve of the 41st Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit, Kuwait’s foreign ministry announced that Saudi Arabia would be lifting the land, air, and sea blockade of Qatar. Soon after Qatar’s Emir Sheikh [...]

The lifting of the Qatar blockade is a good start, but more steps are needed2021-01-07T13:36:14+03:00
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