Middle East and North Africa

After Abbas: Contextualizing Palestinian Political Succession

Until Death Do Us Part

“It’s possible that this is my final meeting with you. No one knows how long [I] will live. No one can force a political plan upon me that I don’t want. Only what I want will happen; I will not end my life with betrayal!”[1]

Global Fellow David D. Kirkpatrick's Book Selected One of the Economist's Books of the Year

Global Fellow David D. Kirkpatrick's book Into the Hands of the Soldiers: Freedom and Chaos in Egypt and the Middle East was featured on The Economist's books of the year list in the December 1st issue. The book was listed as number five in the "Politics and current affairs" category.

Research Assistant (Turkish and/or French Language Specialist)

Research Assistant (Turkish and/or French Language Specialist)
Turkish and/or French Language Specialist required for document cataloging

Call number: WC-CWIHP-FA2019-I-20

 

Water @ Wilson: 50 Years of Water, Conflict, and Cooperation

 

50 Years of Water at Wilson: Water, Conflict, and Cooperation (Part 1 of 2)

 

Israel in a Turbulent Region: A Conversation with Ephraim Sneh

Israel sits at the center of a region in the throes of several major challenges, including the situations in Iran, Syria, and Lebanon as well as the unresolved Israeli-Palestinian conflict.  The Wilson Center hosted a conversation with Ephraim Sneh, a long-time Israeli official and analyst of Israel’s foreign policy and the region at large. He addressed these challenges as well as the state of U.S.-Israeli relations.
 

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Aaron David Miller

In Search of a Grand Strategy for the Middle East

In this edition of Wilson Center NOW we discuss the continued search, spanning multiple administrations, for a coherent and comprehensive U.S. strategy for the Middle East. Aaron David Miller, Vice President for New Initiatives and Middle East Program Director, warns that the headlines as well as the trendlines for the region continue to move from bad to worse.

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