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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

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

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

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 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

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

The Shia crescent is still America’s biggest Middle East challenge

Sunday, 15 March 2020

The Middle East today has many issues categorized as challenges for the United States, but the ......

Steven Bucci

In the Middle East, it’s the Qom Virus, thanks to Iran’s incompetence

Thursday, 12 March 2020

The coronavirus epidemic is devastating Iran more than any other country in the region, and sadly, ......

Jordan Schachtel

What analysts get wrong about Saudi oil policy

Wednesday, 11 March 2020

After Russia’s withdrawal from OPEC+ and the sharp fall in oil prices, many analysts have ......

Omar Al-Ubaydli

Children are neglected victims of Syria’s war

Tuesday, 10 March 2020

As the war in Syria enters its tenth year, the conflict’s disproportionate toll on children ......

Mona Yacoubian

Lebanon’s wealth destroyed as country defaults on Eurobond

Wednesday, 11 March 2020

The Lebanese government defaulted on its debt on Monday, failing to make a $1.2 billion Eurobond ......

Mona Yacoubian

Afghan deal shows Qatar is no mediator, but works for America’s enemies

Sunday, 08 March 2020

Given the news that the highly-touted US-Taliban peace deal is already collapsing, mere days after ......

Jordan Schachtel

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