November 13, 2017

Hariri’s Resignation: A new predicament in Lebanon’s polity

Elie Al Hindy & Ramy Jabbour   After less than a year of forming his second cabinet in 18 December 2016, the first in President Aoun’s […]
October 24, 2017

Kirkuk on the Brink of War

By Elie Joe Dergham & Ramy Jabbour Following the Kirkuk liberation from ISIS, as well as the Kurdish independence referendum in Iraq, questions were raised on […]
October 17, 2017

مناطق "خفض التصعيد" في سوريا… وعودة اللاجئين

  أظهرت التجارب الدولية فشل المناطق الآمنة في تأمين الحماية للمدنيين الهاربين من العنف خلال النزاعات المسلحة. بيد أن العدد المرتفع للاجئين السوريين في دول الجوار، […]
October 8, 2017

السعودية والعد العكسي لاعتلاء بن سلمان العرش الملكي

  بدأت تتّضح معالم المرحلة السياسة المقبلة في المملكة العربية السعودية خصوصاً من خلال تتبّع القرارات التي يتّخذها الملك سلمان أو من خلال تحرّكات نجله ولي […]
October 7, 2017

Who Will Rule Gaza in the Future?

By Jimmy Mattar and Ramy Jabbour Following the latest regional crisis between leading members of the GCC and Qatar, as well as the new political document […]
September 6, 2017

GPC Demonstration: An End for the Political Stalemate in Yemen?

A fragile alliance between Yemen’s former president Ali Abdullah Saleh and the Zaydi Houthi movement appears to be in danger of collapsing after accusations were traded […]
August 23, 2017

US Financial War on Hezbollah: Round II

Ever since the former and current lawmakers in United States of America passed and signed the law of Hezbollah’s International Financial Prevention Act (HIFPA), the Lebanese […]
August 16, 2017

Turkish Opposition’s Antaeus Moment?

In the polarized Turkish political field, the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) has been the only formidable player to have its way in changing the […]
August 16, 2017

Paris Agreement: A Shift towards Peaceful Settlement in Libya?

By Jimmy Mattar & Elie Ziadeh The conflict in Libya has been raging on since the revolution against Qaddafi took place, and until now, there is […]
July 25, 2017

The Palace Coup at the Heart of the Regional Crisis

Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz has surprised the world in the historical step of removing Prince Mohammed bin Nayef (MBN) from his position as the […]