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Journal Essay

Israel, Palestine and Nonterritorial Governance: A Reconfigured Status Quo

Stephen Deets

Spring 2017, Volume XXIV, Number 1

The conflict over the future of the West Bank and Gaza Strip has long been at a stalemate. While many ...

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Journal Essay

Sowing Division: Kurds in the Syrian War

Zeynep Kaya and Matthew Whiting

Spring 2017, Volume XXIV, Number 1

Kurdish groups, both within Syria and throughout the Middle East, undoubtedly see the Syrian war as an opportunity to advance ...

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Journal Essay

The Syrian War: Spillover Effects on Lebanon

Bassel F. Salloukh

Spring 2017, Volume XXIV, Number 1

Nowhere have the spillover effects of the overlapping domestic, regional and international war for Syria proved more devastating than in ...

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Journal Essay

The GCC and the Muslim Brotherhood: What Does the Future Hold?

Matthew Hedges and Giorgio Cafiero

Spring 2017, Volume XXIV, Number 1

The history of the Muslim Brotherhood (MB or Ikhwan) movement in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has varied considerably among ...

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Hill Forum

U.S. Commitments in the Middle East

, January 11, 2017

The following is a transcript of the eighty-seventh in a series of Capitol Hill conferences convened by the Middle ...

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Speech

The Transitions in America, the World, and the Middle East

Ambassador Chas W. Freeman, Jr. (USFS, Ret.) | Senior Fellow, the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, Brown University, December 6, 2016

On January 20, Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States. He will confront a changed world. ...

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