Azzam Tamimi


Hamas' political document: What to expect

Hamas' long-awaited updated founding charter will be released on Monday, raising questions over its contents.

War & Conflict

Why peace with Israel was bad for Jordan

Jordanians have strong reasons for rejecting Israel - for some, these are nationalistic, for others,


Is Iran really changing under Rouhani?

The outcome of the struggle between the country's moderates and conservatives will shape its policy choices.


The quest for democracy in the Arab world is an Islamic cause

The war on Islamists, in much of the Arab world, is a war on democracy and the principle of power-sharing.