Remembering Oman’s Sultan Qaboos, a critical interlocutor for the US in the Middle East

Sultan Qaboos ruled Oman for five decades, shepherding its transformation from a medieval backwater in the Arabian Peninsula to a modern country with good relations with all its neighbors — despite living in the most dangerous region of the world. He became a valued ally of the United States. I had the opportunity to meet … Continue reading Remembering Oman’s Sultan Qaboos, a critical interlocutor for the US in the Middle East