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MEI Kaleidoscope | Photographers Shifting the Lens on the Middle East
30 Oct 2018

By Zafirah Mohamed Zein 30 October 2018   The images that have emerged from the Middle East and onto our newsstands over the...

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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...

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The Fate of Jamal Khashoggi and Saudi-Turkey Relations
09 Oct 2018

MEI’s Research Fellow Serkan Yolacan says the disappearance of prominent critic Jamal Khashoggi marks a dramatic escalation in tensions between Saudi Arabia and...

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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...

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Political symbolism and its effect on the debate between Islamic laws and women’s rights
14 Sep 2018

Tunisia has moved recently to equalise its inheritance law, putting women on an equal footing with men. Research associate Muneerah Razak ties in...