• Is the Partition of Iraq and Syria Still Avoidable?

  • Ben Salman Meets Putin: Can Moscow Have the Cake and Eat it Too

  • ISIL Impact on Jordan: Amman Pushes Back

  • Labor and Delivery of a Bad Nuclear Deal with Iran

Is the Partition of Iraq and Syria Still Avoidable?

Is the Partition of Iraq and Syria Still Avoidable?

There is an ongoing debate in the US administration to determine if Iraq and Syria are indeed heading to total, unavoidable, and possibly permanent, fragmentation. Some officials cling to the prospects of preserving Iraqi unity while they grade the Syrian ...

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Ben Salman Meets Putin: Can Moscow Have the Cake and Eat it Too

Ben Salman Meets Putin: Can Moscow Have the Cake and Eat it Too

Saudi Deputy Crown Prince and Minister of Defense Prince Mohamed ben Salman met Russia’s President Vladimir Putin for two hours June 18 in what could be a turning point in the ties between the two countries. Bilateral and regional issues, ...

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ISIL Impact on Jordan: Amman Pushes Back

ISIL Impact on Jordan: Amman Pushes Back

It is not clear yet how prudent were the public statements coming from Amman to indicate that Jordan is determined to confront ISIL beyond its borders. King Abdullah pointed to his country’s willingness to support Arab Sunni tribes in east ...

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Labor and Delivery of a Bad Nuclear Deal with Iran

Labor and Delivery of a Bad Nuclear Deal with Iran

It is difficult to measure the immediate impact of signing a nuclear deal with Iran on the war ridden Middle East. The agreement will be signed, and the streets of Tehran will be filled with people celebrating the “great victory” ...

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