AF’s Founder, Ali Shihabi has been quoted in Reuters: Ali Shihabi, who heads the Arabia Foundation, which supports Saudi policies, said the Palestinian Authority was wrong to reject the plan out of hand. “It should accept it and work on delivering the benefits to its...
AF’s Founder, Ali Shihabi has been quoted in the Financial Times: The president and Mr Bolton both said at the weekend the US would impose additional sanctions on Iran on Monday. Ali Shihabi, founder of the Arabia Foundation, a pro-Saudi think-tank, said what was important...
AF’s Director, Firas Maksad has been quoted in L’Orient Le Jour: « Il existe un sentiment, dans les capitales arabes du Golfe comme au sein de la communauté politique de Washington, que le plan de paix de l’administration américaine a peu de chances de réussir », rapporte...
AF’s Founder, Ali Shihabi has been quoted in the Agence France-Presse: "This (law) is an effort to balance the pressure from conservative elements of society that accuse the (government) of allowing things to go 'out of control'," said Ali Shihabi, founder of the pro-Saudi...
AF’s Senior Analyst, Fatima Abo Alasrar has been quoted in the National: “The UN Envoy to Yemen, Martin Griffiths, must move rhetoric to action and assume a bigger role in holding Houthis accountable in Taez," Fatima Alasrar , a Yemen expert and senior analyst for the...
AF’s Director, Firas Maksad has been quoted in Agence France-Presse: "(The) Saudi state seems to be employing a classic carrot and stick approach towards Shia minority: stick with us (and) your fortunes will improve," said Firas Maksad, director of the pro-Saudi think tank...
AF’s Resident Scholar Geneive Abdo has been quoted in The Arab Weekly: “I think the Iraqis are in a very difficult position,” said Geneive Abdo, a resident scholar at the Arabia Foundation. ”Because of sanctions that limit Iraq’s abilities to get electricity from Iran...