North Africa

Emirates of Crisis: Why is Morocco Blacklisted?

The recent foreign policy assertiveness of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has contributed to chaos and caused instability not only in the Middle...

Algeria’s Position on the Skhirat Accord: A Disabled Solution

Algeria has been presented as a regional mediator for a long time. The leaders in Algiers, military and civilians alike, are not worried only about...

Covid-19: Should Shift the Maghreb Union Out of Neutral Gear

The way the Arab Maghreb Union states manage the public health crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic will shape the future of the region and will...

Security Factor in the Middle East in Russian-Egyptian Relations (2014-2018)

In recent years Russia’s policy in the Middle East has intensified, which is reflected in its direct participation in the resolution of...

Algeria: The Citizen Hirak in a Time of Socioeconomic Depression & National Tragedy

In Algeria, aside from the Red decade of dystopian groups’ terrorism and tragedy of state counter-terrorism acts, 1992-2000 was the gravest...

Algiers-Rabat Relations: Double-Edged Diplomacy

After years of relative calm, these past weeks have seen the rise of one of the hottest levels of diplomatic tension between the Moroccan and...

Hosni Mubarak’s Political Heritage

Hosni Mubarak, the ousted leader of Egypt, who remained in power for the longest time, died at the age of 92 on February 25. Born in 1928 to a poor...

Today's Hirak in Algeria Needs to Take a New Track

The Algerian Mosaic Hirak celebrates its first anniversary with peaceful protests accompanied by the military. The protesters’ bravery took the...