UK PM Johnson’s lead over Labour balloons to 18 points: Poll

Tuesday, 19 November 2019

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party has surged to an 18-point lead over the ......

UN, Western donors call on Afghan candidates to respect vote count

Monday, 11 November 2019

The UN and a group of Western donor nations supporting Afghanistan’s presidential elections ......

UK Conservatives hold significant lead over Labour: Poll

Sunday, 22 September 2019

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative party has a 15 percentage-point lead over ......

Iraqi elections see violations, glitches in polling machines

Thursday, 10 May 2018

 An Iraqi group monitoring the parliamentary elections reported that some of the electronic ......

Banksy work comes top of poll of UK’s favorite artworks

Wednesday, 26 July 2017

A graffiti work of a girl losing a heart-shaped balloon by notorious artist Banksy is ......

How polls misled the public that Clinton was winning

Wednesday, 09 November 2016

During the presidential campaigns by both the Democrat and Republican candidates, polls have ......

Few hours to elections as Clinton and Trump try to attract swing-states

Tuesday, 08 November 2016

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump are both struggling in ......

Trump uses policy speech to attack media, promises to sue accusers

Sunday, 23 October 2016

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump promised on Saturday to foil a proposed deal for ......

Poll: Majority of Israelis, Palestinians still seek peace

Monday, 22 August 2016

A new poll of Israelis and Palestinians released on Monday found that a slim majority on both sides ......

Poll: Most Iraqis see U.S., Iran as factors of instability

Thursday, 20 August 2015

Most Iraqis see the United States and Iran as factors of instability, according to a provisional ......

Pakistan cancels poll result after women barred from voting

Wednesday, 03 June 2015

Pakistan’s election commission has cancelled the result of a local poll in the country’s ......

‘Know your place’, Turkey’s Erdogan tells New York Times

Monday, 25 May 2015

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday accused the New York Times of meddling in Turkey’s ......

Sudan’s Bashir says foreign criticism will not affect polls

Friday, 24 April 2015

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir Friday labeled foreign critics of last week’s general ......

Netanyahu cements Israeli election victory

Wednesday, 18 March 2015

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu won a come-from-behind victory in Israel's election on Wednesday ......

Warning signs run deep within Egyptian society

Tuesday, 07 October 2014

Dr H.A. Hellyer is Senior nonresident Fellow at the Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East at the Atlantic Council in DC, and Associate Fellow in International Security Studies at the Royal United Services Institute in London. Before joining the Council, he was appointed nonresident Fellow at the Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution in DC, and Research Associate at the John F Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. During his tenure at the University of Warwick (UK) as Fellow & then Senior Research Fellow, Dr Hellyer was appointed as Deputy Convenor of the UK Government's Taskforce for the 2005 London bombings, and served as the Foreign & Commonwealth Office's (FCO) first ESRC Fellow as part of the "Islam & Counter-Terrorism" teams with FCO security clearance, as a non-civil servant.

A British analyst, author and commentator on Arab affairs, Muslim-Western communities, Islamism, and European security policies, Dr Hellyer previously served as the first Arab world-based Senior Practice Consultant at the Gallup Organization, where he analyzed public opinion data in a variety of countries in the Arab world and the West. Some of his more recent publications include "Muslims of Europe: the Other Europeans" for Edinburgh University Press, "Engagement with the Muslim Community and Counter-Terrorism: British Lessons for the West" for the Brookings Institution Press, and "The Chance for Change in the Arab World: Egypt¹s Uprising" for Chatham House's Journal of International Affairs. His next book, which will be on the aftermath of the Egyptian revolutionary uprising of 2011, is due to be published in 2016.