While the Algerian state, like many others in the region, debates human security and the protection of the most vulnerable, it is this very same state that put women and children at risk.
Protesters in the marginalized city of Tataouine have successfully forced the hand of Tunisia's government, becoming an inspiration for other struggling regions. But while under tremendous constraints, including a pandemic, is Tunis even capable of delivering on its commitments?
Ten years after its protests sparked the Arab Spring, Tunisia remains the lone country in the Middle East to have effectively changed its system of governance. Yet many Tunisians have mixed feelings about how much progress their country has made.
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Two military generals and the brother of former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika have been acquitted by a military court.
Despite the Hirak’s few tangible successes, one thing remains sure: there is before and after February 22, 2019.
The appointment of another Algerian at the head of the organization is a tactical mistake for AQIM.
Rising tensions between Morocco and the Polisario Front come at the worst time for parties to the Western Sahara conflict.
The country’s leaders are seeking to put an end to the popular protest movement, but it’s just not working.
If Joe Biden wins the U.S. presidential election, the Maghreb would be a perfect venue for greater engagement.