A regular survey of experts on matters relating to Middle Eastern and North African politics and security.
The coronavirus has devastated fragile and conflict-affected states, exacerbating suffering and, in some cases, shifting power dynamics in ways that are likely to influence politics or the conflicts even when the pandemic subsides.
The event will feature remarks by William J. Burns, Ann Kerr, and Maha Yahya, followed by a conversation between Jihad Azour, Marwan Muasher, Ben Rhodes, and Christiane Amanpour looking toward the ten-year anniversary of the Arab Spring.
As the scope of the fighting in Ma’rib intensifies, the signs of an attritional conflict without end are strengthening.
The floods in Yemen have ravaged one of the world's oldest cities, but what underlies the catastrophe is largely man-made.
Saudi Arabia has pressed hard for a recent agreement in Yemen, but mistrust between the parties may well derail it.
Recent moves by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates suggest a new Yemeni government may be in the making.
More than five years into the Saudi-led intervention in Yemen, the situation in the country is no longer of concern to Yemenis alone. Instead, its conflict has turned into a struggle between regional powers.
The Yemen conflict has affected Saudi border areas and is changing the public’s thinking in the kingdom.
Arms sales to countries in the Yemen conflict continue, despite violations of human rights and conditions of transfer.