Opinion See All

Rivalry between HTS and Hurras al-Din in Idlib: From Ideological Partnership to Animosity

Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) (Organization for the Liberation of the Levant) and Hurras al-Din (Guardians of Religion) are two effective...

Algeria’s New Constitution Between the Spirit of the Law and the Practice of Power

The new Algerian draft constitution is based on providing the people with many freedoms. Hence President Abdelmadjid Tebboune's administration...

Yemen: Towards a Comprehensive and Lasting Peace

Six years of war in Yemen have surely exhausted all local warring parties and their regional and international supporters and more clearly the...

Policy Brief See All

Algerian-Turkish Relations: From Alienation to A Need For Strategic Ties

After a long distant friendship between Algeria and Turkey in the post-WWII period, both states are now struggling to develop political and...

The Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act and the United Arab Emirates

Unlike the other sanctions introduced against the Assad regime during the civil war, the Caesar Syria Protection Act, which was adopted by the US...

The Far-Right and COVID-19

The novel coronavirus (Covid-19) that emerged first in Wuhan, China in December 2019 and claimed the lives of almost half a million people across...

Analysis See All

The UAE-Israel Normalization: Political and Social Implications

The United Arab Emirates (the UAE) has stood out among the most important US allies in the Middle East particularly since 2016. Even when Trump...

US Military Presence in Iraq: Historical Background, Transformations and Repercussions

The military presence of the US (United States) in Iraq has experienced various transformations by passing through many phases parallel to the...

Digital Fight Against Covid-19 and The “New Normal” for Security Institutions

Beyond its medical aspects, the Covid-19 pandemic provides a suitable atmosphere for significant changes in terms of the international security...