Middle East

Masquerading the YPG Will Not Improve Turkey-US Relations

Masquerading the YPG Will Not Improve Turkey-US Relations

If the U.S. wants to have any real change on the ground in order to step forward for the...

Past and Present of the Saudi Arabia-Israel Alliance

Past and Present of the Saudi Arabia-Israel Alliance

Saudi Arabia and Israel are following common policies especially on issues related to Iran and...

A Deal to End All Deals Trump's Deal of the

A Deal to End All Deals? Trump's Deal of the Century May Annihilate Palestine

The Deal of the Century, which does not offer any noteworthy gain to Palestine despite all...

Why Turkey is Complying with the Iran Sanctions

Why Turkey is Complying with the Iran Sanctions

Whether the Trump administration continues its policies of dragging Iran into economic bankruptcy...

How Israel Dominates the Political Landscape in the Middle East

How Israel Dominates the Political Landscape in the Middle East

Israel has a more advantageous position than ever regarding issues such as Palestine, the Eastern...

Iran Sanctions A Year On

Iran Sanctions: A Year On

The Trump administration’s aim is to isolate Iran from the international market, and it is just...

Moroccan Foreign Policy at the Crossroads

Moroccan Foreign Policy at the Crossroads

The Arab World is now split in two camps: those who support constitutional political processes,...

The Nightmare in Idlib is Real A Firsthand Account of

The Nightmare in Idlib is Real: A Firsthand Account of the Horrors Being Perpetrated Today

Eight months later, the Assad regime, backed by Russian air power, has conducted a ruthless...

Middle East Politics on the Brink of Collapse

Middle East Politics on the Brink of Collapse

The Middle East has come to a point where the possibility of a violent conflict between powerful...

Military Escalation in North Hama A Deal or a Dilemma

Military Escalation in North Hama: A Deal or a Dilemma?

A weak cease-fire is likely but also open to the possibility of further escalation in the field....

War Drums Beat Louder in the Middle East

War Drums Beat Louder in the Middle East

Trump's warmongers are pressing harder for a military conflict between the U.S. and Iran. U.S....

The Libya Crisis and the Future of Khalifa Haftar

The Libya Crisis and the Future of Khalifa Haftar

Haftar's entry to Tripoli and seizure of the administration via weapons will create an...

The Syrian Regime s Strategy of Forced Migration

The Syrian Regime’s Strategy of Forced Migration

Forced migration and displacement are among the unlawful and most effective measures that the...

How Long Can Iran Resist US Pressure

How Long Can Iran Resist US Pressure?

Iran needs to be very careful about the steps that it will pursue against the U.S. The assumption...

Trump s Designation of the Muslim Brotherhood as a Terrorist

Trump’s Designation of the Muslim Brotherhood as a Terrorist Organization is a Grave Mistake

As the international community showed discontent to Trump’s recent designation of the Iranian...

The Occupation of Deir Ezzor

The Occupation of Deir Ezzor

The frustration of the local Arab population in Deir Ezzor is grounded in the unequal share of...

Why did Jordan s King Abdullah II meet with the

Why did Jordan’s King Abdullah II meet with the Islah Bloc?

The “Deal of the Century” puts the most pressure on Jordan and in turn this phenomenon is...

Egypt s Constitutional Change and the Future of the Sisi

Egypt’s Constitutional Change and the Future of the Sisi Regime

The support that the U.S. and other European countries have shown for Sisi has encouraged Cairo...

Christian Zionists Zionists and Authoritarian Regimes in the Middle East

Christian Zionists, Zionists and Authoritarian Regimes in the Middle East: A Bermuda Triangle?

The relation among the Bermuda Triangle is just like a hide-and-seek game; while veiling the...

Trump s Dangerous Game with Iran IRGC Designation and the

Trump’s Dangerous Game with Iran: IRGC Designation and the Possible Consequences

Regardless of their political backgrounds, a substantial amount of Iranians will back the IRGC....

What's Next For Israel After the Elections

What's Next For Israel After the Elections?

The unexpected move from the new far-right Israeli government regarding the status of Al-Quds or...

Jordan Silent Brother in Gulf Politics

Jordan: Silent Brother in Gulf Politics

For many years, Amman’s close alliance with Washington has heavily concealed many of the...

People Power Fall of Al-Bashir and the Future of Sudan

People Power? Fall of Al-Bashir and the Future of Sudan

Although it’s been over 8 years since the beginning of the Arab revolutions, the developments in...

Democracy At Stake Trump s Vociferous Support for Sisi

Democracy At Stake: Trump’s Vociferous Support for Sisi

During the press conference when it was asked whether Sisi should remain as president until 2034,...