Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014 | Julian Pecquet
Al-Monitor is rolling out a series on Middle East countries and their US lobbying operations throughout August. The series will look at the players, their priorities and their targets in Congress and the Obama administration based on an in-depth examination of lobbying registration records.
The first batch, published Aug. 3, examines Egypt, Turkey, Iraq and the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq. Look for profiles of Israel, Palestine, Jordan and Lebanon on Aug. 10.
Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014 | Julian Pecquet, Congressional Correspondent
"Caesar" tells Congress 150,000 prisoners face awful fate in Assad’s jails.
Friday, Jul. 25, 2014 | Julian Pecquet, Congressional Correspondent
The Obama administration is trying to sell Congress on a four-month extension of nuclear talks with Iran, but it looks like Republicans aren't buying.