With the exception of the Islamists, Morocco’s political parties have failed to take advantage of the post-2011 openings in political space.
As long as Sisi remains heavily dependent on the military and other state institutions, he can neither push too hard against their interests nor count on them to always back his policies.
Egypt’s new parliamentary elections law will empower old networks.
Fundamental flaws in the Hamas-Fatah reconciliation deal, including disputes over security cooperation with Israel, may lead to the fall of the unity government.
Judging by recent student council elections in the West Bank, Fatah can expect a narrow lead in the upcoming national elections, as long as voter turnout doesn’t increase, which would play in Hamas’s ...
Despite skepticism, Gazans are hopeful about the prospects of unity between Hamas and Fatah.
The need to improve internal Lebanese security may not be enough to encourage MPs to agree upon a consensus candidate for the presidency.
Though working on the premise of federalism, Yemen’s Constitution Drafting Committee is only reinforcing central presidential control.
Despite curbing polarization and driving the country out of political impasse, negotiations between political elites raised Tunisians’ fears of a regression of the revolutionary tide.
The escalating dispute between Mahmoud Abbas and Mohammad Dahlan divides and weakens Fatah, and it complicates the issue of internal succession.