Middle East Week

Imad Mesdoua comes back on the show to discuss Algeria. We talked about the evolving power dynamics in Algeria, as well as the challenges and opportunities facing the country.

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Charles Lister comes on the show to discuss the ongoing conflict in Syria, Jabhat al-Nusra’s evolution and current strategy, and the status of moderate rebel groups.

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Fadi Al-Qadi, director of advocacy and communication in the Middle East and North Africa for Human Rights Watch, comes on the show to discuss HRW’s latest report on the killings of protestors in Egypt.

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Hussein Ibish comes on the show to discuss the recent conflict in Gaza, Hamas’ relationship with the Palestinian Authority, and ongoing negotiations to end the conflict.

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