Areas of Expertise
- Regional Affairs
- Public policy
- Geostrategic Affairs
Studied Economy & Political Sciences -Cairo University
With his veteran career in journalism, Al-Obaidly has an extensive, first hand experience in regional and international affairs. He covered the first and second Gulf War, while also covering Palestinian and Sudanese affairs. In the last decade he started to focus on Political Islam movements.
Al-Obaidly is a regular commentator and columnist, frequently published in local Bahraini media and several others regionallly.He also worked as an editor in the Monthly Le Mobdediplomatique (Arabic Edition) from 2008 – 2010.
These backgrounds and expertise formed a solid base to move to the research and studies field.