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Quick Thoughts / What is Happening between Qatar and the GCC?

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Quick Thoughts
What is Happening between Qatar and the GCC?
{{langos=='en'?('09/06/2017' | todate):('09/06/2017' | artodate)}} - Issue 4.1
Hosted by Bassam Haddad

Abdullah Al-Arian discusses the roots of the confrontation between Qatar and several GCC states, and identifies some of the differences in their posture toward some of the various issues in the Arab region.

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Abdullah Al-Arian
Abdullah Al-Arian

Assistant Professor of History at Georgetown University 

Abdullah Al-Arian is an assistant professor of history at Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service in Qatar. He is the author of Answering the Call: Popular Islamic Activism in Sadat's Egypt (Oxford, 2014). During the fall of 2014, when this interview was conducted, he served as a Visiting Scholar at the Center for Middle East Studies at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver. He is co-editor of Jadaliyya's Critical Currents in Islam page.

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