Middle East/North Africa

North Africa and Middle East 2022 Forecast

Translation – Milla São Thiago Strongly marked by conflicts and serious economic, political, and social problems, the North Africa and Middle East region, also known as MENA, proves to be a central part on the…



The World in December 21 to 27

Brexit: Habemus Acordum! This Thursday the United Kingdom and the European Union reached a post-Brexit trade agreement, after months of negotiations. Prime Minister Boris Johnson considered it a “good deal” for the whole of Europe,…



Oil and Arms in the USA – Saudi Arabia Relationship

With the recent agreements to normalize relations between Israel, the UAE and Bahrain since 2008, the US’s progressive bet on energy self-sufficiency, largely due to the hydraulic fracking and the necessary investment in renewable energies,…


The Geopolitical Realignment in the Middle East

The middle east is the most troubled and militarized area in the world. Its geographic area extends from the eastern Mediterranean to the Persian Gulf. The birthplace of several civilizations and of the three biggest…


The World in August 10-16

Israel comes to an agreement with the United Arab Emirates Israel and the UAE came to an agreement which was deemed historic, towards the normalization of bilateral relations. This development comes with a few concessions…


Two proposals on Netflix – Middle East edition

The Angel (2018) One of the most interesting titles currently on Netflix is the film The Angel, whose historical component will certainly be a bonus point for those who keep tabs on international relations. Based…