Intricate assessments on miscellaneous topics ranging from bilateral military relations to military technology, and other issues that require special attention.
76Reports for Special Reports
February 17, 2023
Summary: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz is also currently acting as the Prime Minister - a title he now shares with his father King Salman.
February 15, 2023
Summary: EDGE Group, the UAE's defense conglomerate, is leading the charge to transition the country from a military equipment buyer to a supplier, in line with Abu Dhabi Vision 2030. ...
February 07, 2023
Summary: In 2023, UAE President Sheikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan will have a lot on his plate as the UAE will try to produce more oil to satisfy global demand and solidify its position as the primary Wes...
February 01, 2023
Summary: Egyptian shipyards are essential to the Egyptian Naval Force’s (ENF) plan to become a regional power in the Eastern Mediterranean and a blue-water navy in the long term. Stron...
January 26, 2023
Summary: With the increasing reliance on information and communication technologies, governments and institutions are finding themselves exposed to cyber risks, threats, and attacks. With that said, Kuwait ...
January 17, 2023
Summary: Saudi-French relations have significantly recovered after an impasse in 2018-2020 and expanded in 2022. The warming defense ties with Paris are part of a Saudi plan to offset ...
December 20, 2022
Summary: The Egyptian Navy and Ministry of Military Production (MoMP) are still interested in procuring new diesel-electric attack submarines, and negotiations continue with various sh...
December 07, 2022
Summary: Chinese President Xi Jingping is set to visit Riyadh today (7/12/2022), with three summits taking place on the sidelines of his visit. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz s...
November 25, 2022
Summary: Saudi-U.S. military relations are nearing a watershed moment following Riyadh’s decision to cut down on oil production in OPEC+ and Washington’s subsequent threat to downsize ...
November 14, 2022
Summary: Iran claims that it had developed a hypersonic weapon capable of countering high-end air defenses. The announcement was made by Brigadier General (Gen.) Hajizadeh, the command...