Columns

From decimated fish and wildlife stocks in the Red Sea to declining water resources in Iraq, myriad environmental issues plague the region

Kieran Cooke

Decisions taken in London and Paris during and immediately after the global conflict are continuing to have momentous consequences in the Middle East region

Mark Curtis

The meeting was an attempt to forge an alliance of convenience and consolidate power

Khalil Dewan

Iranian leaders have been eagerly watching Saudi Arabia grapple with the fallout from the journalist's murder. However, any attempt to profit from the situation would be foolish and counterproductive

Marco Carnelos

The Balkan nation currently hosts the headquarters of the Mojahedin-e Khalq, dedicated to violent regime change in Iran

Belen Fernandez

The Saudi prince has found himself at the centre of attention in an international murder case and King Salman cannot protect him indefinitely

Madawi Al-Rasheed

The Israeli prime minister has been eyeing an observer seat at the AU for some years to counter Palestine's influence at the continental body

Azad Essa

With the Trump administration determined to drive Iran into a corner, the Islamic Republic has little choice but to hunker down and resist

Mahan Abedin

For the continuation of his creeping but secure annexation policy, the Israeli prime minister needs quiet, not war

Meron Rapoport

Justice must be sought in Khashoggi’s case to send a clear message not only to regional rulers, but also to the peoples of the region that they are not alone

Maha Azzam