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Violent Extremism

EVENT

22nd January 2021

On Friday, January 22, the Malcolm H. Kerr Carnegie Middle East Center held a virtual panel discussion to examine the local actors and geopolitical s...

NEWSLETTER

2nd December 2020

How political, security and socio-economic developments affect the people living in contested borderlands and, reversely, how border dynamics shape ch...

EVENT

8th July 2020

This discussion, held in Arabic, provides an overview of the geo-political implications of involvement in Yemen.

INTERVIEW

15th April 2020

In an interview, Harith Hasan and Kheder Khaddour discuss their recent paper on the Iraqi-Syrian border.

RESEARCH REPORT

31st March 2020

The Iraqi-Syrian border near Qaim and Bukamal has become a magnet for conflict, as Iraqi and Syrian state actors compete with Iranian-backed nonstate ...

BLOG

Cool Calculating Radicals

Anouar Boukhars

1st April 2019

Among jihadi groups in the Sahel, strategic gains not religion often determine a militant’s affiliation.

BLOG

A Line in the Sand

Kheder Khaddour

22nd February 2019

The Syrian-Iraqi border has become a point of confrontation among regional and international powers.

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