The Gulf Arab States Ponder Reopening
In this episode of the Stratfor Essential Geopolitics podcast from RANE, how the Gulf Arab States are addressing the pandemic. Rising rates of infections and hospitalizations from two new variants of the virus that causes COVID-19 have public health experts around the world concerned. The reasons vary, from vaccine hesitancy in the West to a shortage of vaccines in developing economies. Let’s check in on how the Gulf Arab states are handling the current phase of the pandemic. Emily Donahue speaks to Ryan Bohl, Stratfor Middle East and North Africa analyst at RANE.