A regular survey of experts on matters relating to Middle Eastern and North African politics and security.
The Palestinian national movement is at a crossroads and may need a redefined vision and strategy for the months and years ahead.
Israeli and Palestinian civil society activists keep fighting to close the divide between their societies despite myriad obstacles.
As Palestinians reach a crossroads, can Donald Trump revive their talks with Israel?
How does Russia position itself between Iran and Israel in the Middle East?
Choosing whom comes after Mahmoud Abbas may be a complicated endeavor.
What American voters may have wrought in the Middle East.
Contention about the pros and cons of the Oslo Accords is unlikely to end anytime soon.
It is too early to tell whether or not the recently signed Iran deal will have a drastic effect on Iran’s domestic political climate.
The Iran nuclear deal has yielded neither a verifiable Iranian commitment to restrict its nuclear endeavors to the parameters of a peaceful energy program, nor a mechanism that reliably prevents Iran from funneling the enormous unfrozen funds provided to it to all the wrong causes.