Russia Woos Riyadh in Bid to Undercut U.S. Global Role

Paul Zajac
French Career Diplomat and Visiting Fellow, American Enterprise Institute
Andrew Bowen
Visiting Scholar, American Enterprise Institute

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The Author is Paul Zajac

Paul Zajac is a French career diplomat and a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) where he focuses on Europe and the European Union, transatlantic and European security issues, NATO and France. Before joining AEI, he was the deputy director of the Center for Analysis, Plannin, and Strategy (Policy Planning) at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Paris. He has also been a diplomatic adviser to the Ministry of Culture and Communication. Earlier, he worked on Franco-German... Read More

The Coauthor is Andrew Bowen

Andrew J. Bowen is a visiting scholar at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), where he focuses on Saudi Arabia and the Gulf States and Middle East energy. Concurrently, he advises Greenmantle, an economic and geopolitical advisory firm. Before joining AEI, Bowen was a global fellow in the Middle East Program at the Wilson Center and a senior fellow and director of Middle East Studies for the Center for the National Interest. Earlier, he was director of the Levant Program for the Center... Read More

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