Middle East

Yazidis feel betrayed and abandoned almost 10 years after ISIS genocide

Middle East Sharmila Devi - June 28, 2024.

By the end of next month, about 155,000 displaced people, most of them Yazidis who have already faced violence and much upheaval, will be forced...

Israel has already lost a possible war with Hezbollah, its allies should now try to limit the damage

Middle East Ferry Biedermann - June 27, 2024.

The chances of all-out war between Israel and Lebanon’s Hezbollah are greater now than at any time in recent years but that doesn’t necessarily mean...

Will Benny Gantz's departure from the war cabinet lead to a change in Israeli policy?

Middle East Tomorrow's Affairs Staff - June 10, 2024.

Former Israeli defence minister Benny Gantz had little choice but to leave the war cabinet and thus keep his word from the May ultimatum to...

Sanctioning the ICC harms the interests and international reputation of the USA

US Tomorrow's Affairs Staff - June 5, 2024.

The House passed the International Criminal Court (ICC) sanctions bill on Tuesday, which has not done the USA's interests and reputation in the world any...

Recognising the Palestinian state - the dispute is only about the timing

Middle East Tomorrow's Affairs Staff - May 25, 2024.

The decision by Ireland, Spain, and Norway to recognise Palestine is probably not the beginning of a new wave of its international recognition, but it...

Has the Iranian establishment stepped into the biggest crisis since 1979?

Middle East Tomorrow's Affairs Staff - May 20, 2024.

The regime in Tehran was in the midst of a leadership crisis when President Ebrahim Raisi passed away, and a second, much bigger, and more...

Israel has an opportunity to declare victory after the operation in Rafah

Middle East Tomorrow's Affairs Staff - May 7, 2024.

The Israeli army's action in Rafah has the potential to end the seven-month operation in the Gaza Strip and bring in a period of peace...

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