This hearing will assess U.S. policy priorities in the Arabian Peninsula, including the United States’ relationships with countries in the Gulf and U.S. involvement in the civil war in Yemen.

Opening Statements

Lead Republican Michael McCaul (R-TX)
Opening Statement


Mr. David Harden
Managing Director
Georgetown Strategy Group
Witness Statement

Mara Karlin, Ph.D.
Associate Director and Associate Professor of the Strategic Studies Program
Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies
Witness Statement

Mr. Jake Sullivan
Nonresident Senior Fellow
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Witness Statement

Mr. Michael Singh
Senior Fellow and Managing Director
Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Witness Statement