A report card on a recent trip to Tunisia, where fears of a new uprising are palpable.
France’s president has just won a parliamentary majority, so how might he approach the Middle East?
Joseph Bahout analyzes Mohammed bin Salman’s appointment as crown prince of Saudi Arabia.
President Trump’s plan to slash military aid to Tunisia, a country on the front lines with the self-proclaimed Islamic State, is both misguided and dangerous.
Has U.S. foreign policy become a question of ignoring what Donald Trump says?
Journalist Ali Hashem discusses why Iran aims to secure control over the Syrian-Iraqi border.
Bruce Riedel talks about U.S. relations in the broader Middle East and describes what prevents him from sleeping.
Amid reports of Seif al-Islam Qaddafi’s release, journalist Samir al-Sa‘dawi sheds light on the affair.
A nighttime maritime patrol is a lesson in Libya’s permeable sovereignty.
In an interview, Marwan Muasher looks at the region in the aftermath of Donald Trump’s May visit.
The Carnegie Middle East Program combines in-depth local knowledge with incisive comparative analysis to examine economic, sociopolitical, and strategic interests in the Arab world. Through detailed country studies and the exploration of key crosscutting themes, the Carnegie Middle East Program, in coordination with the Carnegie Middle East Center in Beirut, provides analysis and recommendations in both English and Arabic that are deeply informed by knowledge and views from the region. The program has special expertise in political reform and Islamist participation in pluralistic politics.