Category Archives: The Dubai Initiative

Graham Allison on Cuban missile crisis

Cuban Missile Crisis proved compromise is key By Graham Allison Reuters “The most-quoted line from history’s most dangerous confrontation declares, “We were eyeball to eyeball and the other fellow just blinked.” Now, with the opening of Robert F. Kennedy’s personal … Continue reading

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Justin Dargin on the Arab Gulf integration

Desert Dreams – The Quest for Arab Integration from the Arab Revolt to the Gulf Cooperation Council February 2012 Book by: Justin Dargin, former Dubai Initiative associate Topic: Arab Gulf integration Read more >

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Justin Dargin on Arab Gulf integration

Desert Dreams – The Quest for Arab Integration from the Arab Revolt to the Gulf Cooperation Council February 2012 Book by: Justin Dargin, former Dubai Initiative associate Topic: Arab Gulf integration Read more >

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Rami Khouri on Middle East diplomacy

Starting the New Year with Failed Old Diplomacy Agence Global January 4, 2012 Commentary by: Rami Khouri, associate with the Belfer Center’s Dubai Initiative and director of the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American … Continue reading

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Rami Khouri on Palestine

The Critical Moment for Palestinian Unity Agence Global January 2, 2012 Commentary by: Rami Khouri, associate with the Belfer Center’s Dubai Initiative and director of the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of … Continue reading

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Rami Khouri on the Arab uprisings

The Arab Big Bang Agence Global December 21, 2011 Commentary by: Rami Khouri, associate with the Belfer Center’s Dubai Initiative and director of the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut Topic: … Continue reading

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Djavad Salehi-Isfahani on Iran sanctions

As Further Sanctions Loom, Plunge in Currency’s Value Unsettles Iran The New York Times December 20, 2011 Quoted: Djavad Salehi-Isfahani, associate with the Belfer Center’s Dubai Initiative Topic: Iran sanctions “‘This is the most serious financial crisis they’ve faced, with … Continue reading

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