Listen to the street: The new Algerian transition (Commentary)
Amel Boubekeur - 01 November 2019
Algeria’s Hirak movement is rejecting the continuation of old ways in new forms. How will the army respond?
Sisi’s illusion of stability (Commentary)
René Wildangel - 04 October 2019
The EU should end its acquiescence to Sisi’s policies.
Can Germany stop Libya becoming the new Syria? (Commentary)
Tarek Megerisi - 24 September 2019
The forthcoming Berlin conference offers the chance of a diplomatic breakthrough for all sides in Libya’s proxy ‘civil’ war. Will they seize the opportunity?
The unacknowledged costs of the EU’s migration policy in Libya (Commentary)
The ongoing war in Libya is causing growing numbers of Libyans to emigrate to Europe – and leading European states to make partnerships with authoritarian regimes
Freeze, confiscate, restore? Swiss ideas for future EU sanctions (Commentary)
Clara Portela - 24 April 2019
Sanctions for ‘misappropriation’ have proved their worth in forging ties with new leaders in Tunisia, Egypt, and Ukraine. But it is time to strengthen them
Waiting for France: The missing member of Europe's coalition on Libya (Commentary)
Tarek Megerisi - 18 April 2019
The UK, Germany, and Italy are forming a common position following the latest Libya offensive. This should form the core of Europeans exerting greater collective influence over events there
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.
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
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.