Opinion

How will the death of Grand Ayatollah Muhammed Saeed al-Hakim affect the Shiite world?

Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Muhammad Saeed Al-Hakim, one of the four major Shiite authorities in Iraq, died in Najaf at the age of 85 due to a heart...

Second Round of Turkish-Egyptian Exploratory Talks within the Framework of Regional Crises

The future of Turkish-Egyptian normalisation talks will be hitting a new milestone on 7-8 September as an Egyptian delegation, led by Deputy Foreign...

An economic deal with a political agenda: Power supply plan for Lebanon

Sidelined from international politics for years, the Syrian regime is re-engaging in regional deals as Washington seeks to limit Iranian...

The Saudi Perspective Towards Baghdad Summit

The latest diplomatic engagements between regional actors show that there is a new kind of alignment or power configuration/balance. It is likely to...

Geopolitical Motivations behind Algerian-Moroccan Rivalry

The Algerian government announced that it had cut diplomatic relations with neighboring Morocco as of 24 August 2021. Algerian Foreign Minister...

Biden Administration’s Saudi Dilemma

For a while, institutional and societal ties between Saudi Arabia and the United States have been strained. Although the U.S. heralds that it will...

Tunisia: Saied Wears de Gaulle’s Civilian Costume

Tunisian President Kais Saied’s decision to take over the county’s constitutional institutions on July 25 has left Tunisia’s...

US-Russia Rapprochement in Syria

Seeking to reposition itself in the global power struggle, the US is reviewing its foreign policy priorities. In this context, while the Asia-Pacific...