Scott Field

Scott Field

Politics

Will Iraq fall apart?

National identity remains resilient, but Maliki's re-election could strain it to breaking point.

Will Iraq fall apart?

Politics

Palestinian unity: The bottom line

Palestinian unity was, is and always will be a necessary condition for resolving the conflict.

Palestinian unity: The bottom line

Opinion

Sisi's poison chalice

Egypt's new strongman should think twice about governing alone.

Sisi's poison chalice

Politics

Egypt's unsustainable path

Political exclusion of Islamists may be popular on the Egyptian street, but it may also threaten the Egyptian state.

Egypt's unsustainable path