Giorgio Cafiero is a research analyst with Country Risk Solutions. Shortly after completing his academic studies, Giorgio conducted research on the Western Sahara conflict. In April 2012, his research on the topic was awarded third place in an essay competition sponsored by the American Task Force on Western Sahara. Giorgio is a regular contributor to the Huffington Post, Asia Times Online and Foreign Policy in Focus. During April 2012, one of his articles was cited in a NATO report concerning post-2014 Afghanistan.
Author Archive | Giorgio Cafiero
Trump and the Yemeni Quagmire
GCC Hopes for More from Trump on Syria
Giorgio Cafiero 04.21.17
Trump Administration Sees Bahraini Crisis Through Saudi Lens
Giorgio Cafiero 04.18.17
King Salman’s Return to Brunei Two Decades Later
Malaysia’s Future Role in Saudi Arabia’s Islamic Military Alliance
Will Trump and Putin See Eye-to-Eye on Libya?
Wanted: A New Chapter in U.S.-Sudan Relations
Japan’s Important Role in Saudi’s Vision 2030
The Security and Geopolitical Dimensions of Italy-GCC Relations
China Eyes Qatar in its Quest to Build a New Silk Road
Will the Saudis Deploy Ground Forces to Syria?
Can Tourism Save Oman from Cheap Oil?
Giorgio Cafiero 02.02.16
Israel’s Diplomatic Overture to the UAE
Saudi Arabia’s Anti-Terror ‘Coalition’ is a House of Cards
The UAE and Qatar Wage a Proxy War in Libya
Saudi Arabia and Pakistan’s Evolving Alliance
Turkey, Qatar and a Failing Syria Policy
U.S. and Iranian Interests in Syria
The Hajj Stampede Exacerbates Saudi-Iranian Tension
Saudis and al-Qaeda Find Common Cause in Yemen
The UAE’s High Stakes in Yemen
Iran Exposes the Myth of GCC Unity
Can France Become Saudi Arabia’s Closest Ally?
While the Saudis Go to War Abroad, Homefront is Simmering
Islamic State Attacks Kuwait
Giorgio Cafiero 07.02.15
Oman is the Diplomatic Bridge in Yemen
Libya Is a Failed State
Baqir al-Nimr’s Death Sentence Could Inflame Middle East Tensions
Giorgio Cafiero 01.21.15