For Tunisia’s transition to remain on track, the country must address illicit enrichment more effectively.
Corruption in Tunisia is perceived to be even more pervasive today than under former president Zine el Abidine ben Ali, despite numerous legal measures and civil society initiatives working to fight it. Can Tunisia’s government and civil society win this fight?
Recent moves by the Tunisian government may signal a major backsliding in the country’s democratic development.
Lack of development and marginalization by the centralized government in Tunis have created intense resentment within the border regions.
Now entering its third year, the civil war in Yemen has exacted a horrific toll on civilians and enabled the expansion of al-Qaeda. Where is Yemen’s war heading and what can local, regional and international actors do to end it?
The critical links between governance, prosperity, and security, while apparent, are too often forgotten.
Though it is fighting in Syria, the Turkestan Islamic Party remains firmly focused on Xinjiang.
Amidst mounting concerns over Egypt’s human rights record, the Trump administration announced they would be withholding some military aid.
Anouar Boukhars discusses his recent Carnegie paper on Tunisia’s marginalized border regions.
More than six years after the revolution that ousted former president Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali, Tunisia’s border regions remain hotbeds of social discontent and agitation.