The Arab world is facing unprecedented socioeconomic, political, and institutional challenges. With the old order breaking down, citizens and states should forge new social contracts to address these massive challenges.
Rabat has heightened its support for Sahel countries, hoping to make gains on a number of levels.
Though Christians are indigenous to the Arab world, their numbers have steadily declined in the Middle East.
President Trump has defined his presidency in terms of the successes and failures of his predecessors, especially when it comes to wars in the Middle East.
With the clock ticking on a U.S. military departure from Syria, the U.S. government must salvage what it can to protect only the most important American interests—and even that may be a tall order.
A regular survey of experts on matters relating to Middle Eastern and North African politics and security.
Donald Trump’s foreign policy moves in Syria have alienated friends and bolstered enemies.
U.S. President Donald Trump has suggested that the United States can devastate Turkey economically. Is he right?
In an interview, Dmitri Trenin outlines the broad principles guiding Russian policy in the Middle East.
The secretary of state tried to establish a new vision. But it was neither as different from Obama’s as he intended, nor fully in sync with the U.S. president’s views.