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March 3, 2017
…cannot be left in the hands of the conflictâs willful perpetuators. A solution is urgently needed....
Tags: Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, Al Qaeda, Ali Abdullah Saleh, Bab al-Mandab Strait, Charles Schmitz, Global Brief, Hardeep Puri, Houthis, Institute for Middle East Strategic Studies, Iran, Iran's foreign policy, Kayhan Barzegar, Mohammad Javad Zarif, Saudi Arabia, Shiite, Sunni, Trump administration, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, Yemen conflict, Yemeni crisis
June 27, 2011
Proposition: The Iraq war (launched in 2003) eventually provided oxygen for today’s Arab Spring
Tags: Abbasid caliphate, Arab Spring, Baghdad, democracy in the Middle East, extremist Islamism, Global Brief, Hugh Kennedy, Iran invasion, Iraqi Baath Party, Middle East, Nasserist socialism, Peter Jones, Saddam, Shiite, Shuvaloy Majumdar, Tahrir Square, Tunisian rebellion, US foreign policy, US national security strategy