Opinion

Reflections on the 17th Meeting of the Parliamentary Union of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation and the Unifying Role of Algeria and Türkiye

The Parliamentary Union (PUIC), one of the organs of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, held its latest meeting on January 29-30, in Algeria,...

Tunisia Between Political Instability and Economic Uncertainty

On July 25, 2021, Tunisian President Kaïs Saïed, who was elected in a landslide victory in 2019, marked the end of an  eight -year...

Al Sudani’s Goverment Program and the Possible Risks Ahead for Iraqi Turkmen

Due to the disagreement among the political forces in Iraq, it was not possible to form a government  during the almost one-year period...

Is It Just About Football?

Yesterday, I attended my first ever FIFA football game between Qatar and Senegal at Al Thumama stadium. I’m not a typical football fan, but...

Elections in the Krg and the Representation of Turkmens With the Quota System

The Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) was officially established in 2003, yet a de facto autonomous Kurdish administration was already...

31st Arab League Summit in an Environment of Geopolitical Motion

The Arab League summits in the 1960s and 1970s had significant impacts on  global politics, both on the Palestinian issue and on the oil...

Aleppo as the New Flashpoint of the Iran-Israel Tensions

While the epicenter of the ongoing tension between Israel and Iran has been Palestine and Lebanon for many years, the beginning of the Syrian civil...

Saudi Arabia's current policy towards Iraq?

In 2004, the late Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs, Prince Saud al-Faisal, said in a press statement when he was in Washington to meet with US...