Ruth Citrin - 23 September 2017
The vote is more an expression of Kurdish aspirations than an act of separation.
Andrew Lebovich - 08 September 2017
The recent high-level Paris meeting on managing migration from Africa still falls far short of resolving the issue.
Saleh Hijazi & Hugh Lovatt - 07 September 2017
The EU needs to rein in the Palestinian Authority in the face of its crackdown, lest it undermines its own reputation as a defender of human rights.
Adam Baron - 30 August 2017
Engagement with power brokers in Marib, Mukalla, Taiz and Aden is key to avoid mistakes of Sanaa-centric post-2011 transitional process.
Guney Yildiz - 24 August 2017
The urgent issue for the Kurds is to develop a governance model that will work in Kurdish majority as well as Arab majority areas.
Mattia Toaldo - 02 August 2017
Europe must use its diplomatic leverage to ensure that increased Russian involvement does not come at the cost of further destabilisation on Europe’s southern border.
Julien Barnes-Dacey - 17 June 2017
Some in Washington hope the US can cut off Iran’s regional influence in eastern Syria, but that’s a recipe for endless war.
Andrew Lebovich - 16 June 2017
France is pushing for regional military support, but the proposed force risks causing more harm than good.
Julien Barnes-Dacey - 14 June 2017
The situation in Qatar is exacerbating intra-Sunni fractures just as tensions with Iran heat up
Ellie Geranmayeh - 09 June 2017
Europeans should provide President Trump with a more sober assessment of the causes of the region’s crises and support de-escalation initiatives before things spiral out of control.
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