The Trump administration’s economic vision for Palestinians is both breathless and blind.
The most obvious reason for the delayed release of Trump’s promised Middle East peace plan is Israel’s unsettled electoral politics. But Palestinian opposition and Arab apathy also limit its prospects.
Lebanon’s military has increasingly integrated women, but the next challenge is anchoring their gains.
Internet shutdowns are not new, but they have become increasingly popular instruments among dictators and autocrats who want to control their citizenry and preempt political threats.
A regular survey of experts on matters relating to Middle Eastern and North African politics and security.
Carnegie’s Ahmed Nagi discusses his recent trip to Yemen and shares his impressions of the Houthis’ expansion.
Turkish, U.S., and European maneuvers continue around northern Syria, where the fighting has escalated.
U.S. acquiescence to Israeli annexation of parts of the West Bank could make Washington’s peace efforts irrelevant.
Haizam Amirah-Fernández discusses the ongoing protests in Algeria and their broader regional context.
The armed forces have been a central political player and the real locus of power in Algeria, Egypt, Libya, and Sudan for the past 60 years.