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.
The Egyptian military may intervene in neighboring Libya, but it likely wants to avoid a major confrontation.
Asserting the failure of Lebanon’s negotiations with the International Monetary Fund is premature.
The Yemen conflict has affected Saudi border areas and is changing the public’s thinking in the kingdom.
Arms sales to countries in the Yemen conflict continue, despite violations of human rights and conditions of transfer.
In an interview, Dalia Ghanem discusses her recent paper on the Algerian-Tunisian border region.
Conservative Republicans have unveiled a report that could have terrible consequences for a country already facing ruin.
In an interview, Anton Mardasov discusses rising Russian influence in Syria and where this might lead.
The Syrian military’s efforts to contain the Covid-19 pandemic have not greatly affected its operations.
In an interview, Amer Bisat says a consensus is emerging that an IMF plan is Lebanon’s only way of securing foreign funding.
Syria’s conflict has transformed the conditions of tribal clan notables who have sought refuge in Jordan.
Despite increasing scrutiny, U.S. arms exports to the Middle East and North Africa could be headed toward an increase.
The Makhlouf affair may accelerate a generalized collapse of Syria’s economy and effective control over the country.