CIR analysis: “Persian Gulf. Balance and prospects for 2021″
2020 was a time of struggle and cooperation for the Middle East. Israel, traditionally backed by the US, has forged new alliances with several Arab states, while Iran, with China behind its back, is holding firm against US pressure, working with Qatar, Turkey and Russia – writes Dr. Wojciech Grabowski in the analysis “Persian Gulf. Balance and prospects for 2021”.