MENASource Mar 29, 2022
Europe needs a new energy option that isn’t Russia. It should turn to North Africa.
By Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou
North Africa has the potential to play an even more substantial role in Europe’s energy mix, especially because of its massive solar resources.
MENASource Mar 11, 2022
North Africa’s transatlantic relations: How the US can engage its European allies in North Africa
By Salwa Balla
As Russia’s invasion of Ukraine continues, US and European partnership and collaboration in North Africa becomes imperative to protecting shared values across the region.
MENASource Feb 17, 2022
Algeria’s fate is tied to the Ukraine crisis. Will a war extinguish hope for the country’s popular movement?
By Andrew G. Farrand
In light of its recent history, Algeria is one country whose fate could swing substantially based on Russia’s actions in eastern Europe.
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MENASource Dec 21, 2021
At least three of Libya’s presidential candidates may not be fit for the role. Here’s who they are.
By Alia Brahimi
An examination of the most controversial presidential candidates out of a crowded field of ninety-eight reveals some of the complications embedded in the electoral process, and how the polls in Libya could unravel rather than realize its democratic promise.