New publication MED-RIAC | The fallout of the US-Iran confrontation for Russia: revisiting Moscow’s calculus | Abdolrasool Divsallar, Pyotr Kortunov

MEDirections is delighted to share its latest research project report The fallout of the US-Iran confrontation for Russia: revisiting Moscow’s calculus by Abdolrasool Divsallar and Pyotr Kortunov, a joint publication with the Russian Council of International Affairs (RIAC). Amid years of Read More …

New Publication | The EU-Tunisian Relationship after 2011: Resilience, Contestation and the Return of the Neglected Socio-Economic Question | Luigi Narbone

MEDirections is delighted to share the latest research project report by Luigi Narbone on The EU-Tunisian Relationship after 2011: Resilience, Contestation and the Return of the Neglected Socio-Economic Question. With rising socioeconomic problems reigniting popular contestation, Tunisia’s democratic system is under Read More …

New Publication | Salafi Politics: ‘Political’ and ‘Quietist’ Salafis in the Struggle for the Libyan State| Virginie Collombier

MEDirections is delighted to share the latest research project report by Virginie Collombier, Scientific Coordinator of the MEDirections Libya Initiative, in collaboration with the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) in the frame of the Hybrid Pathways to Resistance in the Islamic World project (HYRES), that studies Read More …

New publication Libya | The City in the Middle: Fragile Stability and Future Opportunities in Libya’s Sirte | by Omar Al-Hawari

MEDirections is delighted to share a new Policy Brief from the Libya Initiative. The City in the Middle: Fragile Stability and Future Opportunities in Libya’s Sirte, by Omar Al-Hawari. Available in both English and Arabic. Libya has since April 2019 been witnessing Read More …