Marwan Bishara

Marwan Bishara

Marwan Bishara is Al Jazeera's senior political analyst. He was previously a professor of International Relations at the American University of Paris. An author who writes extensively on global politics, he is widely regarded as a leading authority on the Middle East and international affairs.

Iran

Iran and the West: Can Europe restrain the US?

The EU seems to be the only major power willing to stand up to the US on Iran. But does it have the strength to do so?

Iran and the West: Can Europe restrain the US?

Middle East

The implications of a Trump war on political Islam

The White House should stop taking cue from Arab dictators on its foreign policy.

The implications of a Trump war on political Islam

Iran

Arrogance, fanaticism and the prospect of a US-Iranian war

Can a fourth Gulf War be prevented?

 Arrogance, fanaticism and the prospect of a US-Iranian war

Middle East

The logic behind US humiliation of the Palestinians

What an old Hebrew parable can tell us about Kushner's strategy and the deal of the century.

The logic behind US humiliation of the Palestinians

Middle East

The art of revolution: What went right in Sudan and Algeria

And what could still go wrong.

The art of revolution: What went right in Sudan and Algeria

Israel

Netanyahu, Trump and Putin: A love story

The Israeli prime minister has worked hard to grow his political bromance with the presidents of Russia and the US.

Netanyahu, Trump and Putin: A love story

Arab League

The summit of decline: In defence of an Arab league

Is it time for the Arab League to disband?

The summit of decline: In defence of an Arab league

Israel

Israel's elections: It's all about the Benjamins, baby

Will General Benjamin Gantz be any different than the other generals who entered Israeli politics as would-be saviours?

Israel's elections: It's all about the Benjamins, baby

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Trump and Palestine: Shock of the century

What are Palestinians to do if 'deal of the century' offers them a state?

Trump and Palestine: Shock of the century

France

Five Palestinians cheering for France at the 1998 World Cup

How I and four young Palestinians made it to the 1998 World Cup in France.

Five Palestinians cheering for France at the 1998 World Cup

Donald Trump

Trump, Putin and the elephants in the room

Trump will seek his own version of a 'reset' in relations with Russia. What would that look like?

Trump, Putin and the elephants in the room

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

What's the big deal... of the century?

Welcome to Trump's Pax Americana in the Middle East.

What's the big deal... of the century?