For Ennahdha, in national politics – as well as party politics – important challenges loom on the horizon.
Larbi Sadiki is Professor of Arab Democratization at Qatar University. He is editor of the Routledge Series (UK): the Routledge Studies of Middle East... ern Democratization and Government. He is also Editor-in-Chief of the Brill Journal, PROTEST.
Is President Kais Saied trying to bite off more than he can chew?
What happened on July 25 in Tunisia is the country’s newest political “enigma”.
Several months of internal debates have come to full fruition for the reformists within the party.
Addressing the socio-economic question is crucial to Tunisia’s long and arduous battle against ISIL terrorism.
The example set by Tunisia’s National Dialogue Quartet could benefit Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Libya, Yemen, and Syria.
Tunisia’s new anti-terrorism law represents bad lawmaking and could demote rather than promote democratisation.
Tunisia president’s hasty response to beach attack casts doubt on the government’s ability to fight terrorism.
The last thing jihadists want for Tunisia is for democracy to triumph.
Has Jordan’s king yielded to populist impulses as a public relations move to boost his standing?