ECFR’s New Battlelines Project maps Iran’s coalition of allies, regional influence and the counter-coalition that has formed to oppose them
Videos – Middle East and North Africa
Powerful argument from Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif – “Security cannot be purchased” – at ECFR's 10th anniversary council meeting.
High-level officials and analysts discuss the challenges facing Tunisia's transition, and the development of the political process in Libya
Nick Grono and Dr. Katharine Jones discuss what role Europe can play in ensuring the protection of the Syrian refugees in Lebanon.
Richard Nephew from the Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University takes a look at the openings and challenges for Europe and the US
Kadri Liik gives her analysis on Russia's intervention in the Middle East
Iona Craig, Nawal al-Maghafi, and Adam Baron, discuss how Europe can help solve the crisis
Journalist and Sinai researcher Mohannad Sabry explains Egyptian president al-Sisi's approach to the war on terror, and its consequences
Participants of ECFR's MENA Forum discuss how the EU can assist Syria in resolving the crisis
Experts discuss what this means for the international dynamics of the conflict