Anthony Dworkin - 15 February 2019
The optics of the EU-Arab League summit could prove difficult for European leaders. Yet they barely agree on what they themselves want from it
Nour Samaha - 11 February 2019
Sanctions can never be ‘smart’; new EU and US measures on Syria are only likely to strengthen the regime, not weaken it
Ellie Geranmayeh, Esfandyar Batmanghelidj - 07 February 2019
On 31 January, Germany, France and Britain announced the establishment of a special purpose vehicle aimed at facilitating legitimate trade with Iran
Vygaudas Ušackas - 01 February 2019
Should peace talks succeed, Europeans and other international partners will need to demonstrate staying power in times of peace as well as war
Barnes-Dacey, Julien - 28 January 2019
European states pushing to re-engage must not offer Assad cost-free re-legitimisation
Buras, Piotr & Ellie Geranmayeh & Jeremy Shapiro - 24 January 2019
ECFR experts share their insight into the manouevres around next month’s US-Poland summit. What does it mean for the JPCOA, and what steps should European countries take in response?
Anthony Dworkin - 21 January 2019
Strikes and elections are raising the tension in Tunisian society and politics. The socio-economic divisions that led to the 2011 revolution still afflict the country and are causing increased public disaffection.
Ellie Geranmayeh - 16 January 2019
Today is the JCPOA's third birthday - will it have another one?
Baron, Adam - 15 January 2019
More than three years after a Saudi-led military coalition and its Yemeni allies captured Aden, the city remains shrouded in the marks of war
- 20 December 2018
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