The Latest - Saudi Arabia and the Gulf States

Saudi Arabia and the Gulf States Latest Broadcasts

12th September 2017 – i24 News

Crossroads

Jonathan Schanzer

FDD senior vice president Jonathan Schanzer discuss Qatar's attempt to court Jews on Crossroads on i24 News. more...

14th August 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Thomas Joscelyn

FDD senior fellow and Long War Journal Editor Thomas Joscelyn joins the John Batchelor Show Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula's threat to US and European rail systems. more...

11th August 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Jonathan Schanzer

Since the 2011 revolution, Libya has been the site of a rather nasty proxy war. The UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, and other traditional Gulf states have backed the eastern-based government and Khalifa Haftar’s Libyan National Army (LNA). Seeking a more Islamist order in Libya, Qatar and Turkey backed the Muslim Brotherhood, and more recently, the Tripoli-based General National Congress (GNC). more...

2nd August 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Anthony Ruggiero

FDD senior fellow Anthony Ruggiero speaks about the UAE's employment of North Korean slave labor at U.S. Airbase in the country on The John Batchelor Show. more...

12th July 2017 – Fox News

Special Report

John Hannah

FDD Senior Counselor John Hannah discusses Sec. Tillerson's involvement in the recent Qatar crisis. more...

29th June 2017 – CNN International

Connect the World

John Hannah

FDD's senior counselor John Hannah discusses the "Gulf spat," and its ramifications on regional affairs. more...

22nd June 2017 – The Wall Street Journal

Opinion Journal

David Andrew Weinberg

FDD Senior Fellow David Weinberg discusses Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's reform agenda. more...

16th June 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

David Andrew Weinberg

FDD Senior Fellow David A. Weinberg discusses Qatar feud. more...

12th June 2017 – ONTV

ONTV

David Andrew Weinberg

FDD senior fellow David Andrew Weinberg discusses Qatar and its ties to terrorism. more...

8th June 2017 – WSJ Opinion

Foreign Edition with Mary Kissel

Mark Dubowitz

FDD's CEO Mark Dubowitz on terror in Iran and Qatar's double-dealing. more...

6th June 2017 – Fox News

Special Report with Bret Baier

David Andrew Weinberg

FDD senior fellow David Andrew Weinberg discusses several GCC countries breaking ties with Qatar. more...

5th June 2017 – Fox News

Special Report with Bret Baier

Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates discusses Arab Countries Response to Terrorism at FDD's event on Qatar and the Muslim Brotherhood. more...

27th May 2017 – Fox News

Journal Editorial Report with Paul Gigot

Clifford D. May

FDD Founder and President Clifford D. May discusses Trump's first trip abroad and it's implications for U.S. foreign policy more...

24th May 2017 – Fox News

Happening Now

Gillian Turner discusses the comments by Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates at FDD's recent event. more...

22nd May 2017 – WMAL Am 630

Mornings on the Mall

Clifford D. May

FDD Founder and President Clifford D. May discusses Trump's first trip abroad and its implications for US foreign policy. more...

4th October 2016 – The Huffington Post

HuffPost Politics

David Andrew Weinberg

FDD senior fellow David Weinberg discusses the consequences of Congress overriding Obama's veto on JASTA. more...

28th September 2016 – Fox Business

Countdown to the Closing Bell

John Hannah

FDD senior counselor John Hannah discusses the Congressional veto-override of the JASTA 9/11 bill. more...

18th May 2016 – Fox Business

Countdown to the Closing Bell

John Hannah

John Hannah of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies on Donald Trump’s meeting with Henry Kissinger, the Iran nuclear deal and the Senate passing a bill allowing 9/11 victims’ families to sue Saudi Arabia. more...

23rd April 2016 – Fox News

America’s News HQ

Chairman of FDD's Leadership Council R. James Woolsey discusses Pres. Obama's Saudi visit. more...

21st April 2016 – Sirius XM

The Arlene Bynon Show

Jonathan Schanzer

FDD VP for Research Jonathan Schanzer comments on the U.S.-Saudi relationship under Pres. Obama. more...

Experts

Jonathan Schanzer

Senior Vice President

David Andrew Weinberg

Senior Fellow

Reuel Marc Gerecht

Senior Fellow

cia, iran, iraq

John Hannah

Senior Counselor

Bill Roggio

Senior Fellow and Editor of FDD's Long War Journal

Events

23rd May 2017 - 8:00 AM

Qatar and the Muslim Brotherhood’s Global Affiliates: New U.S. Administration Considers New Policies

FDD hosted a conference with the Hudson Institute and The George Washington University's Center for Cyber & Homeland Security featuring keynote discussion with Robert Gates, former Secretary of Defense (2006-2011).

12th February 2016 - 6:03 PM

Rising Tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia: Geopolitical and Energy Security Implications

The latest increase in tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia raises questions about the potential for further instability in the region and possible oil supply disruptions. These risks are most apparent in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province, home both to more than half of the nation’s oil production and a Shia majority. The panel discussion will focus on how these developments are impacting U.S. national and energy security interests at a time when Iran sanctions are being lifted, allowing Tehran to export its petroleum, further adding to an oversupplied global oil market.