The strengthening of authoritarianism is especially visible in the margins of the Egyptian state.
In an interview, renowned photographer Don McCullin looks back on his career and memories from the Middle East.
In an interview, Abul-Abbas al-Shami looks back on his role in the Syrian uprising.
Tales of Russian ascendancy in the Middle East are overblown.
As 2016 comes to a close, Diwan offers recommendations for this period of relative rest.
The Syrian regime has several military options as it advances after the Aleppo victory.
In an interview, Carnegie’s Farea al-Muslimi outlines the deadly dynamics at play in Yemen.
A split in Ahrar al-Sham could prove very costly to the Syrian opposition.
Donald Trump would lose by giving Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi what he wants.
Once the Islamic State is defeated, Iraq will have to mend a divided society.
In an interview, Derek Chollet looks back at the Obama administration’s decision-making on Syria.