Lebanon currently holds among the highest debt to GDP ratio in the world, and a banking sector pressured into collapse, as the majority of its population finds themselves on the brink of poverty. This [...]
About Khaldoun El CharifKhaldoun El Charif is a consultant at The Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue and former president of LPDC (Lebanese Palestinian Dialogue Committee). He was a senior advisor to former Lebanese PM Najib Mikati.
Originally scheduled for 22 May 2021, the 2021 elections for the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC) and the presidency of the Palestinian Authority (PA) were indefinitely postponed on 29 April. The last round of legislative [...]
The region is witnessing unusual diplomatic activity: Vienna talks between the United States and Iran serve as the headline. The “negotiation kit” is employed in parallel across the region from Vienna to Baghdad all [...]