Monday, September 27, 2021

Escalating Polarization… President’s Popularity…Fears of Division among Tunisians

In the past few days, Tunisia has witnessed a remarkable development in the first public move that reflects the street’s division and the state of political and popular polarization. The political elites concern about...

Turkish civil society under pressure

By Nafisa Yilmaz Nobody has embodied the Erdoğan regime better than the Imam of Hagia Sophia, who was newly appointed after its conversion into a mosque at the end of July last year. Theology professor...

Turkey and Muslim Brotherhood: Has Ankara Completed the Sale Deal?

Since Turkey announced starting normalization with the Egyptian government, restrictions on the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) in Turkey have been escalating. Ömer Çelik, a spokesman for the ruling AKP Party in Turkey, has indicated that the...

Xenophobia in Turkey and Erdoğan’s risky Afghanistan engagement

Xenophobia is a worldwide phenomenon, but the way the mayor of the Turkish city Bolu rides the racist wave makes the man something very special. He has just passed a new regulation in the...

What are the Most Prominent Features of the New Political System in Tunisia?

Reactions increase in the Tunisian political scene after Tunisian President Kais Saied has hinted at making amendments to the 2014 constitution in line with the current stage requirements. Experts' expectations indicate that the amendment...

Beirutshima: Lebanon‘s Suffering

By Halima Khayar, political activist On August 4, 2020, time stood still in Lebanon. Not only was a city mutilated on that terrible day, but an entire population. Numbers became public: 2,750 tons of ammonium...

Morocco’s Elections… Political Tsunami Overthrows MB and Draws New Map of Alliances

The Moroccan Justice and Development party (JDP) has suffered a resounding defeat in the legislative elections, as the results went against most of the expectations, especially that some observers had nominated the "MB Party"...

Security Infiltration… Ennahda’s New Plan to Return to Power in Tunisia

As exceptional measures continue to take effect in Tunisia, where Ennahda has lost power by freezing parliament and transferring the executive authority from the head of government to the President of the Republic, informed...