Latest Middle East Analysis

Turkey, Israel: A Slow, Steady Strengthening of Ties

The countries appear to be working together more as their strategic interests converge. Read more…

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Will Russia Intervene in Syria?

Damascus badly needs support, but Moscow's desire to mediate could be outweighed by its military overcommitment. Read more…

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Why Middle Eastern Conflicts Will Escalate

In the short term, the Iranian nuclear deal will intensify rather than alleviate clashes in the region. Read more…