Fri, Jan 6th 2012, 1:40PM
Tunisia in the Midst of the Islamist Civil War

Hassan Mneimneh analyzes the March 18 Bardo Museum attack in Tunis as another incident in an intra-Islamist civil war, with Tunisians and Westerners as collateral damage.

Israeli Elections and U.S. Policy Reevaluation

"U.S. relations with Israel have become a dysfunctional one-way street," writes Philip C. Wilcox, who goes on to outline how Obama might undertake his plan for a "reevaluation" of U.S. policy toward Israel and Palestine.

Saudi Arabia's High-Stakes Gamble

Thomas W. Lippman explains the context surrounding Saudi Arabia's decision to lead a military campaign to stop the Houthis from taking over all of Yemen--and the many things that could go wrong.  

The Egypt Economic Conference: Success or Failure?

Was Egypt's recent Economic Development Conference a success? Is the government exaggerating the benefits reaped from the event, or have critics been unfair to disparage the results? The answer, writes Ahmed Farouk Ghoneim, appears to be a little of both.

The Day After an Iran Nuclear Deal

Alex Vatanka discusses the mood in Tehran as the deadline for negotiations approaches, the state of U.S.-Iranian relations, and what reaching a deal could mean to the Arab world, in this brief video interview.

The Egyptian Family House: Fostering Religious Unity

The Family House is an organization with the goal of strengthening unity between Muslims and Christians in Egypt. Jayson Casper reports on its activities, reach, and the challenges it faces.

Tunisia in the Midst of the Islamist Civil War

Hassan Mneimneh analyzes the March 18 Bardo Museum attack in Tunis as another incident in an intra-Islamist civil war, with Tunisians and Westerners as collateral damage.

Israeli Elections and U.S. Policy Reevaluation

"U.S. relations with Israel have become a dysfunctional one-way street," writes Philip C. Wilcox, who goes on to outline how Obama might undertake his plan for a "reevaluation" of U.S. policy toward Israel and Palestine.

Saudi Arabia's High-Stakes Gamble

Thomas W. Lippman explains the context surrounding Saudi Arabia's decision to lead a military campaign to stop the Houthis from taking over all of Yemen--and the many things that could go wrong.  

The Egypt Economic Conference: Success or Failure?

Was Egypt's recent Economic Development Conference a success? Is the government exaggerating the benefits reaped from the event, or have critics been unfair to disparage the results? The answer, writes Ahmed Farouk Ghoneim, appears to be a little of both.

The Day After an Iran Nuclear Deal

Alex Vatanka discusses the mood in Tehran as the deadline for negotiations approaches, the state of U.S.-Iranian relations, and what reaching a deal could mean to the Arab world, in this brief video interview.

The Egyptian Family House: Fostering Religious Unity

The Family House is an organization with the goal of strengthening unity between Muslims and Christians in Egypt. Jayson Casper reports on its activities, reach, and the challenges it faces.

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