Iran campaign for sanctions relief seeks to cover up negligence over coronavirus

Saturday, 28 March 2020

Iran has been mounting a full-court press in recent weeks over the need for sanctions relief. This ......

Jason Brodsky

Now is the time for the G20 to really show what it can do

Friday, 27 March 2020

Thursday’s G20 summit hosted by King Salman marked an important step in advancing the global ......

Michael Stephens

Coronavirus augurs the inevitable collapse of a global economy in ‘overshoot’

Friday, 27 March 2020

It is a commonly observed fact that overloaded systems are sensitive to small perturbations.The ......

Ugo Bardi

Iraq’s new prime minister faces a delicate balancing act

Sunday, 22 March 2020

Following years of Iranian influence in Iraqi politics, the tides of change may finally be moving in ......

Salma Mohamed

Forced working from home under coronavirus may spell the end of useless meetings

Saturday, 21 March 2020

Few workplaces are spared the torture of useless meetings. Among the coronavirus clouds, a silver ......

Omar Al-Ubaydli

No time for trial and error, global governance must take action to stop COVID-19

Wednesday, 18 March 2020

On December 31, 2019, as excitement and hope at the prospect of a new decade was felt all over the ......

Diana Galeeva

Coronavirus prevention extremely difficult in refugee, IDP camps in Middle East

Wednesday, 18 March 2020

As the world grapples with the dangerous and evolving coronavirus pandemic, the impact on the most ......

Mona Yacoubian

Hezbollah fears IMF conditions could reignite Lebanon’s uprising

Tuesday, 17 March 2020

Slowly, but surely, Lebanon is heading toward inevitable economic collapse. Prime Minister Hassan ......

David Daoud

Coronavirus may not be the apocalypse, but it is a serious health crisis

Tuesday, 17 March 2020

The World Health Organization formally declared on March 11 what many public health experts had been ......

Andrew Natsios

The coronavirus outbreak proves Lebanon’s Diab cabinet has no idea how to govern

Monday, 16 March 2020

No need to panic! Words repeated by the Lebanese Minister of Public Health Hamad Hasan three weeks ......

Makram Rabah

UK’s response to coronavirus will dramatically alter the country’s social fabric

Monday, 16 March 2020

As the coronavirus, technically known as COVID-19, sweeps across Europe forcing countries to shut ......

Michael Stephens

What history teaches us about the coronavirus pandemic

Monday, 16 March 2020

Currently there is much debate over what kind of policy is best for dealing with the coronavirus ......

Stephen Davies

The Muslim American lobby is divided and ineffective

Sunday, 15 March 2020

Despite their best effort to help US Senator Bernie Sanders win the Democratic presidential ......

Hussain Abdul-Hussain

Saudi Arabia, Russia, and Aramco: The end of OPEC+

Monday, 16 March 2020

The days of Saudi Arabia absorbing oil market shocks on behalf of the global economy and other ......

Ali al-Shihabi

Iranians suffer from regime’s malpractice on coronavirus

Saturday, 14 March 2020

The Islamist regime in Tehran has set off a coronavirus bomb on its own territory. The official ......

Saeed Ghasseminejad and Alireza Nader