Ryan Bohl is a Senior Middle East and North Africa Analyst at RANE, where he focuses on strategic, demographic, social, diplomatic and political issues in the greater MENA region. His area of expertise is particularly on the behaviors of Gulf Cooperation Council member states, the Levant, Syria, Turkey, Israel, Yemen, and aspects of U.S. Middle Eastern policy. Ryan holds bachelor's and master's degrees from Arizona State University. He has lived and worked in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar, and has been cited as a regional expert in numerous publications, including AP, Bloomberg and Time magazine. You can follow him on Twitter at @Ryan_Bohl.