In an interview, author James Hanning discusses his new book on the spy Kim Philby’s years in Beirut.
In an interview, Kheder Khaddour discusses the likely outcomes in Syria’s northwest, where Russian and Turkish aims clash.
In an interview, Hamza Meddeb discusses Tunisian President Qaïs Saied’s further consolidation of power.
In an interview, Azzam al-Kassir discusses Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham and what explains its pragmatism in a time of change.
In an interview on the twentieth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Peter Bergen discusses his new biography of Osama bin Laden.
In an interview, Fatemeh Aman discusses how ongoing developments in Afghanistan might affect neighboring Iran.
In an interview, Alice Boustany Djermakian discusses her book on Lebanon’s 2019 uprising and where the country is today.
Tunisia’s informal trade is thriving as thanks to the rise of maritime networks responsible for importing goods.
Karim Sadjadpour analyzes the implications of the Iranian presidential election held on June 18.
Former foreign minister Nabil Fahmy discusses the evolving Middle East and Egypt’s role in it.
In an interview, Karim Sadjadpour outlines what a realistic U.S. policy toward Iran should look like.
In an interview, Ray Takeyh discusses his recent book on the reign of the late Mohammed Reza Pahlavi.
In an interview, Hamza Meddeb discusses the 2020 protests in the impoverished Tunisian region of Tataouine.
In an interview, Makram Rabah discusses his new book on the Druze-Maronite conflict in Lebanon’s civil war.
In an interview, David Chuter discusses his book on civil-military relations, which will be released in Arabic this week.
In an interview, German filmmaker Volker Schlöndorff recalls the movie he shot in Lebanon at the height of its civil war.
In an interview, David Linfield argues that international donors are benefiting existing power structures in the Middle East.
In an interview, Sylvie Braibant discusses the late Soviet double-agent George Blake’s ties with the Middle East.
In an interview, Cornelius Adebahr and Barbara Mittelhammer talk about a feminist EU foreign policy toward Iran.
In an interview, Sherif Mohyeldeen discusses the challenges of healthcare in Egypt’s border areas.