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."

Middle East

Analysis: Yemen's ex-president Saleh's killing was 'revenge'

It comes amid an intensified conflict between Houthi rebels and pro-Saleh forces, who were allies before the ex-president called for dialogue with their rival, the Saudi-led coalition.

Analysis: Yemen's ex-president Saleh's killing was 'revenge'

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israel, a state of mind

How many states will it take to resolve the conflict over Palestine?

Israel, a state of mind

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Sadat to Salman: Israel at the expense of Palestine

Normalisation has failed before and will fail again.

Sadat to Salman: Israel at the expense of Palestine

Mohammed bin Salman

The Machiavellian Prince: Welcome to Salman Arabia

Or how Mohamed bin Salman pulled off a spectacular power grab in just three acts.

The Machiavellian Prince: Welcome to Salman Arabia

Empire

Empire

Top political minds from around the world analyse global powers and their agendas.

Empire

United States

The battle for world leadership

As the 20 leading economies meet in Hamburg, a truly multipolar world is finally emerging.

The battle for world leadership

Qatar

What is the Qatar-GCC showdown really about?

Was Trump duped? Is Qatar guilty?

What is the Qatar-GCC showdown really about?

Donald Trump

What made Trump can/will break Trump

The promise and peril of American democracy.

What made Trump can/will break Trump

Iran

How will May 19 election shape Iran's foreign policy?

Al Jazeera's Marwan Bishara says the result of the election may have unintended consequences for Iran's regional policy.

How will May 19 election shape Iran's foreign policy?

North Korea

Three questions to Marwan Bishara on US and North Korea

Al Jazeera’s senior political analyst comments on the mystery behind the US policy shift on North Korea.

Three questions to Marwan Bishara on US and North Korea

Middle East

3 questions to Marwan Bishara after US strike in Syria

Al Jazeera’s senior political analyst comments on the lead-up and aftermath of US missile strikes on a Syrian airbase.

3 questions to Marwan Bishara after US strike in Syria

US & Canada

Five thoughts to sober up the morning after Trump

The morning after Donald Trump's inauguration there a few things Americans should reflect on.

Five thoughts to sober up the morning after Trump