Kuwait’s political scene continues to unravel amid health concerns for the emir

Issue 1122 - 18 Mar 2021

This issue leads with a story regarding Kuwait’s fractious political arena being thrown into deeper crisis by a series of controversial court cases, while Emir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has been forced to leave the country to seek medical care for his stomach cancer 

This issue includes a graphic which outlines GSN risk grades across the Gulf. Download the graphic for free here.

There is also a story about how the UAE has been revaluating its approach to projecting power in north and east Africa, in the wake of some significant setbacks. GSN explores this strategy in greater depth in a trio of following articles.

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