• January 19, 2017
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Andrew Hammond

Andrew Hammond

Columnist
Specialism:
US Foreign Policy, Middle East Politics, Asian Affairs
Andrew Hammond is an Associate at LSE IDEAS, the centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science for the study of international affairs, diplomacy and grand strategy. He was formerly employed as a UK Government special adviser, and also as a geopolitics analyst and consultant at Oxford Analytica.. Follow @gulf_news on Twitter

Recent Articles

  • Obama upbeat as he defends record
    By Andrew Hammond, Special to Gulf News
    The outgoing US president presented an upbeat picture of the state of the nation, that focused not just on foreign policy but domestic politics as well
  • This poll year is key in Middle East and beyond
    By Andrew Hammond, Special to Gulf News
    In Asia, Africa and this region, political consultants may be on the threshold of some challenging work
  • Security will be dominant 2017 theme in EU
    By Andrew Hammond, Special to Gulf News
    If there are more attacks, terrorism could become a key election issue across the continent with Euroskeptical parties pushing for termination of Schengen
  • A policy roadmap before Obama bows out
    By Andrew Hammond, Special to Gulf News
    His legacy will rest heavily on foreign affairs given that he has struggled to secure major domestic policy momentum in his second term
  • The Pearl Harbor rendezvous
    By Andrew Hammond, Special to Gulf News
    Japanese premier’s visit to the Second World War site today is his latest move to fortify an external alliance against a rising China
  • Is ‘Brand America’ under threat?
    By Andrew Hammond, Special to Gulf News
    The incoming administration threatens to potentially damage the standing of the US worldwide