MEI In The Media

MEI In The Media

Media appearances, published commentary pieces, and more by our researchers and practitioners

Transnational Connections of Muslim Movements in Thailand

by Dr Srawut Aree and Dr Christopher M. Joll | 25 Apr 2019


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Media Coverage of MEI’s Annual Conference

13 Feb 2019
Local and international media provided extensive coverage of the Institute’s two-day conference. Two key areas of focus in the reporting were on the lessons for the Middle East from Asean, and perceptions of China. Follow the links below to...


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Merger of US Consulate in Jerusalem Linked to Looming Court Case

31 Oct 2018
MEI Senior Research Fellow Victor Kattan examines the implications of merging the US consulate that oversaw ties with Palestinians with its embassy in Jerusalem – calling it “fatal” for rapprochement between the Trump administration and Palestinian leadership in an article...


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How Bolton’s Strategies toward Palestine Could Backfire at World Court

26 Oct 2018
Writing for Palestine Square, MEI’s Senior Research Fellow Victor Kattan assesses just how much clout the US has in seeking to curb Palestine’s ambitions at the ICJ. A favourable decision for Palestine at the Court will not only be...


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It’s Time to Take Palestine v. United States of America Seriously

17 Oct 2018
Following his op-ed in Ha’aretz on Palestine’s upcoming legal battle with the US over the relocation of the American Embassy in Jerusalem, MEI Senior Research Fellow Victor Kattan takes into account new arguments that have surfaced within the field...


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Palestine Declares (Legal) War on the United States of America

05 Oct 2018
Writing for Haaretz, MEI’s Senior Research Fellow Victor Kattan discusses Palestine’s upcoming legal battle with the US over the relocation of the American embassy to Jerusalem and assesses their chances of success at the International Court of Justice. The...


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The US may retaliate against Palestinians leading a major UN group, expert warns

01 Aug 2018
On Tuesday, CNBC published an article on the decision of the U.N.’s G-77 to select a Palestinian diplomat as its 2019 chairman, and the potential backlash from the United States. Senior Research Fellow Victor Kattan is quoted regarding this decision.


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