In an interview, Mike Azar discusses Lebanon’s ongoing difficulties in reaching a consensus on a financial revival plan.
Applying Israeli law to much of the West Bank would mean the irreversible end of the Palestinian statehood project, making Netanyahu the prime minister who not only buried the two-state solution but annexed choice West Bank real estate.
In an interview, Joseph Daher examines the multiple factors that have brought about the collapse of the Syrian economy.
The 2011 uprising in Syria totally transformed the religious establishment in Damascus. The regime sent into exile many prominent, influential religious figures who, forced to work from abroad, formed a religious opposition group called the Syrian Islamic Council.
Israel’s annexation of the West Bank could push it down a path that challenges its Jewish and democratic character.
Asserting the failure of Lebanon’s negotiations with the International Monetary Fund is premature.
The religious sphere in Rural Damascus Governorate is poised to become a political battleground as both the regime and the exiled opposition seek to court a new rising group of religious leaders.
As Lebanon continues to flatten the coronavirus curve and as the country opens up again, the protest movement is largely expected to make a comeback, with protestors again voicing demands for an independent judiciary, accountability, early parliamentary elections, and financial reform—among others.
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.