Saudi Arabia has pressed hard for a recent agreement in Yemen, but mistrust between the parties may well derail it.
Egypt has long sought to expand habitation and agriculture into the desert, but the obstacles are great.
The Emirati-Israeli peace agreement will help refocus Palestinian objectives on securing equal rights.
In an interview, Mohanad Hage Ali discusses foreign intervention to resolve the Lebanese crisis, and its repercussions.
Corruption may represent an existential threat to the country, but it still remains widespread.
Araz Bedross discusses her campaign in Lebanon to push for legislation commemorating the Armenian Genocide.
In an interview, Saad Andary discusses Lebanon’s economic crisis and criticizes the government’s plans for addressing it.
In an interview, Armenak Tokmajyan discusses his recent paper on the Syrian regime’s return to the southern border area.
Spot analysis from Carnegie scholars on events relating to the Middle East and North Africa
In an interview, Soli Özel explains the multifaceted nature of Turkey’s ambitions in the Middle East and North Africa.
Today, four of the five pillars that had sustained Lebanon are collapsing, creating fears for the future.
In an interview, Dan Azzi discusses the many facets of Lebanon’s financial crisis.
As a tribunal prepares to announce a verdict in Rafiq al-Hariri’s assassination, the United Nations has much to answer for.
An explainer on the disagreement provoked by construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.
The United Arab Emirates plans a space mission to Mars this week, bolstering the country’s regional power status.
Recent moves by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates suggest a new Yemeni government may be in the making.
In an interview, Mike Azar discusses Lebanon’s ongoing difficulties in reaching a consensus on a financial revival plan.
In an interview, Kristian Coates Ulrichsen explains what is behind the United Arab Emirates’ widening regional activism.
In an interview, Joseph Daher examines the multiple factors that have brought about the collapse of the Syrian economy.
Israel’s annexation of the West Bank could push it down a path that challenges its Jewish and democratic character.