James Dorsey is a senior fellow at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies at Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University, a syndicated columnist and the author of the blog, The Turbulent World of Middle East Soccer. A veteran, award-winning foreign correspondent whose career focused on ethnic and religious conflict, James focuses at RSIS on political and social change in the Middle East and North Africa, the impact of change in the Middle East and North Africa on Southeast and Central Asia and the nexus of sports, politics and society in the Middle East and North Africa and Asia.
Author Archive | James Dorsey
The Khashoggi Crisis: Saudi Arabia Braces for Tougher Post-election U.S. Attitude
James Dorsey 11.10.18
The Khashoggi Crisis: Putting Humpty Dumpty Back Together
James Dorsey 11.05.18
MbS: For Better or for Worse?
James Dorsey 10.21.18
The Battle for Idlib: A Potential Catch-22 for China
James Dorsey 09.09.18
Criticism of Saudi Leadership Seeps Through the Cracks as Report Questions Kingdom’s Utility for Britain
James Dorsey 09.06.18
The Long Shadow of the Gulf Crisis: Qatar Emerges as Key Player in Gaza Crisis
James Dorsey 09.03.18
Playing Politics with Religion: Imran Khan puts Himself Between a Rock and a Hard Place
James Dorsey 08.28.18
Crunch Time in Pakistan
James Dorsey 08.26.18
Regional Players Manoeuvre to Reengineer the Israeli-Palestinian Landscape
James Dorsey 08.25.18
Pakistan at a Crossroads as Imran Khan is Sworn In
James Dorsey 08.18.18
Amid Ethnic Protests, Iran Warns of Foreign Meddling
The Uyghur Militant Threat: China Cracks Down and Mulls Policy Changes
Yemen War Challenges Saudi Moral Authority
James Dorsey 08.12.18
Saudi Arabia and Iran Woo Imran Khan
James Dorsey 08.10.18
Multiple Diplomatic Spats Raise Questions about Saudi Concept of Sovereignty
James Dorsey 08.08.18
Can the U.S. Make Iran Sanctions Stick?
James Dorsey 08.05.18
Big Power Competition in the Eastern Mediterranean: Is Trump Missing the Point?
James Dorsey 08.03.18
Talking to Rouhani: Is Trump Shooting from the Hip or Following a Script?
James Dorsey 08.02.18
Despite Concerns, China Sees a Potential Ally in Pakistan’s Imran Khan
James Dorsey 07.31.18