March 2, 2012

Deciphering the Qatar Enigma

Patrick Seale, Gulf News

AP Photo

Of all the actors in the Arab Spring, one of the most effective -- and perhaps the most intriguing -- has been the state of Qatar. Situated between Saudi Arabia and Iran -- with each of whom it entertains somewhat wary relations -- Qatar's remarkable achievement has been to carve out an independent and ambitious role for itself.

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