The Middle East and North Africa: Publications

Alone in the desert? How France can lead Europe in the Middle East

by Manuel Lafont Rapnouil - 10th April, 2018

France sees the MENA region as a state for foreign policy and great power politics and an opportunity to shape global politics and punch above its weight.

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The southern front line: EU counter-terrorism cooperation with Tunisia and Morocco

by Anthony Dworkin and Fatim-Zohra El Malki - 15th February, 2018

European states should devote more effort to joint work on radicalisation with Morocco and Tunisia

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Cover: Occupation and Sovereignty: Renewing EU Policy in Israel- Palestine

Occupation and Sovereignty: Renewing EU Policy in Israel- Palestine

by Hugh Lovatt - 21st December, 2017

How should the EU respond to the reality of the one-state reality taking hold in Israel-Palestine?

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Cover: A flammable peace: Why gas deals won’t end conflict in the Middle East

A flammable peace: Why gas deals won’t end conflict in the Middle East

by Tareq Baconi - 21st December, 2017

The discovery of gas reserves in the eastern Mediterranean could create an "economic peace"

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Cover: The coming clash: Why Iran will divide Europe from the United States

The coming clash: Why Iran will divide Europe from the United States

by Ellie Geranmayeh - 25th October, 2017

Europe must salvage the nuclear deal with Iran and step-up robust diplomacy with Teran on regional issues.

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Cover: To end a war: Europe’s role in bringing peace to Syria

To end a war: Europe’s role in bringing peace to Syria

by Julien Barnes-Dacey - 12th September, 2017

National politics need to be front and centre in de-escalation efforts.

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Cover: Rethinking Oslo: How Europe can promote peace in Israel-Palestine

Rethinking Oslo: How Europe can promote peace in Israel-Palestine

by Omar Dajani & Hugh Lovatt - 26th July, 2017

The Oslo Accords have provided political cover for Israel’s creeping occupation and eroded the possibility of Palestinian self-determination.

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Cover: Bringing the desert together: How to advance Sahel-Maghreb integration
Cover: How Britain should respond to chemical weapons attacks in Syria

How Britain should respond to chemical weapons attacks in Syria

by Crispin Blunt MP & Johnny Mercer MP - 04th July, 2017

UK parliament must examine merits of military action in case of further chemical weapons attacks in Syria

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Cover: Don’t close borders, manage them: how to improve EU policy on migration through Libya

Don’t close borders, manage them: how to improve EU policy on migration through Libya

by Mattia Toaldo - 15th June, 2017

Attempts to close Europe’s borders are counter-productive – legal channels must be opened in exchange for return of illegals.

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