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This report reviews expected scenarios post-Supreme Leader Ayatullah Ali Khamenei and provides a list of the most prominent candidates which could succeed him, as well as their weaknesses and strengths.
Dr. Fatima AlSmadi
In the last one year, Nigeria has witnessed increasing feminisation of terror by Boko Haram in two paradoxical ways - involving young girls as both the victims and vanguards of terror.
Freedom C. Onuoha and Temilola A. George
Tunisia’s democratic consolidation will be at risk should civil society organisations (CSOs), donors and the state fail to address the responsibilities that come with foreign funding. This report is based on the author’s fieldwork in Tunisia last year.
Malak Chabkoun
As the forthcoming presidential election in Nigeria has been delayed by Nigeria’s Electoral Commission to March 28, 2015, this report looks at the state of the country’s political economy affected by the fight against the terror organization, Boko Haram, and the two main candidates'.
Benjamin Augé
In his recent visit to the United States, Emir Tamim bin Hammad Al Thani emphasised Qatar's deep commitment to peace and stability in the region and offered his vision to assist in attaining it. المزيد
Dr. Jamal Abdullah and Dr. Ghassan Shabaneh
The current rivalry in Kurdish politics is taking place along two axes: on the regional setting between the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) and the Kurdistan Worker Party (PKK), and within the context of the KRG between the KDP and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK). المزيد
Galip Dalay
Responding to the execution of Egyptian Copts in Libya, the Egyptian government launched air strikes on the Libyan city of Darna, killing and wounding numerous civilians. The Egyptian government’s response was hasty and ill-advised, drawing regional and international disapproval. المزيد
Al Jazeera Center for Studies
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