The Middle East is an arid region to begin with, but climate change is set to exacerbate the region’s water scarcity.
A propaganda war between the Iraqi government and ISIL is raging alongside the military campaign to retake Mosul.
Iraqi Kurds’ desire for an independent state may finally meet with US support now that Donald Trump is president.
JMEPP spoke with Yemeni journalist and blogger Afrah Nasser about media coverage of the Yemen war, and what lies ahead for the country.
In Middle East Weekly’s first special features podcast, we speak with Khayem Chemli from Al Bowsala, a major political and institutional watchdog in Tunisia. In Chemli’s words, Al Bowsala works...
Donald Trump has vowed to end US support for Syrian rebel groups, delighting backers of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
Middle East Weekly discusses Trump’s pledge to move the US embassy to Jerusalem, and Tunisian jihadis returning home after fighting in Syria and Iraq.
Six years ago, Tunisians succeeded in changing the course of history – but low trust and political participation could thwart its democratic transition.
For nearly eight years, one of the few sources of meaningful journalism about life inside Qatar – as opposed to the the gas- and oil-rich country’s dealings abroad – has...
The United Arab Emirates’ increased use of hard power could corrode diplomatic ties and weaken its position vis-a-vis regional adversaries.