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.
Tunisia’s unemployment rate and sharp regional economic inequalities are undermining faith in elite settlements and state institutions.
The legal battle over Tiran and Sanafir has exposed opposition from among Egypt’s elites even though the parliament’s and judiciary’s approval of the transfers represents a victory for the regime.
The Moroccan authorities are unsuccessfully using their influence over religious discourse and the media to try to turn the public against protesters in the Rif.
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.