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27 Sep
Details on the New Tunisian Cabinet

By Keian Razipour September 27, 2017 On September 11, the Tunisian parliament approved a new cabinet led ...

23 Aug
Experts Call for Release of Bahá’í Prisoners, End to Persecution in Yemen

In a letter addressed to Abdulmalik al-Houthi, the leader of Yemen’s Houthi rebel group, 19 ...

10 Aug
Egypt’s North Korea Connection

August 10, 2017 By Daniel Leone Egypt watchers noticed an unusual reference to North Korea in the ...

07 Jul
The Tiran and Sanafir Islands Deal: A Political Test for al-Sisi

July 7, 2017 Daniel Leone On June 24, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ratified of the ...

28 Jun
Egypt on the Hill: Criticism, Praise, and Policy

June 28, 2017 Christian Bischoff The issue of U.S. policy toward Egypt has come up in four ...

01 Jun
A Deeper Look at the Protests in Morocco [Updated]

June 1, 2017 Isabel Paolini Protests in the Rif region of Morocco have continued throughout the month ...

25 May
Rouhani Wins Decisive Victory in Iran’s Presidential Election

On Friday, May 19, Iranians re-elected Hassan Rouhani with 57 percent of the vote, easily defeating his primary opponent, ...

22 May
President Trump Visits Saudi Arabia, Announces $110 Billion Arms Sale

During his first foreign visit to Saudi Arabia beginning on May 20, President Donald Trump ...

15 May
Notes from Tunis: A Recent Trip Report

May 10, 2017 Amy Hawthorne The following are notes and impressions from my recent visit to Tunis, ...

15 May
Iran Prepares for Presidential Elections on May 19

On Friday, May 19, Iran will hold first-round election to choose its next president. Friday's contest ...