The process of reintegrating militias or rebels into the regime forces needs to happen as part of an integrated national program of rehabilitation.
An arcane dispute between Egypt’s president and Al-Azhar is really about moral leadership in society.
The growth of counterterrorism allies and quietists is one result of the political trends throughout North Africa since the Arab uprisings.
Seventy years since the UN affirmed the right of return for Palestinian refugees, Middle East peace is further away than ever. The Trump administration’s new plan is unlikely to help.
Assaad al-Achi discusses where the foes of the Assad regime are today, and why Syrian NGOs are proliferating.
The Trump administration’s ‘ultimate deal’ will bring many things, but peace is not one of them.
As Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman wraps up his tour of the Middle East and North Africa, it was made clear that he is back to business as usual.
For Tunisians, the revolution was not about democracy. It was first and foremost about improving their daily lives. And, in this case, the government is failing to deliver.
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