Lorenzo Kamel

Lorenzo Kamel

Lorenzo Kamel teaches History of Colonial Spaces at the University of Bologna and is a Senior Fellow at the Istituto Affari Internazionali.

Jerusalem

Trump and Jerusalem: a legal and historical appraisal

Just like Lord Balfour before him, Trump is trying to impose a unilateral understanding of Jerusalem's complex reality.

Trump and Jerusalem: a legal and historical appraisal

Kurds

Kurdish independence vote: A historical perspective

The upcoming vote has little to do with Kurds' real grievances and much to share with conflicting geopolitical agendas.

Kurdish independence vote: A historical perspective

Shia

The return of a Shia-order in the Middle East?

Peoples of the Middle East are trying to find their place in a new system of relative balance and multiple centres.

The return of a Shia-order in the Middle East?