Week in Review
Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016 | Al-Monitor Week in Review
Lebanese citizens hope for greater accountability, independence and distance from foreign conflicts after Michel Aoun engineers breakthrough by forming a new government.
Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016 | Al-Monitor Week in Review
Saad Hariri’s success as prime minister will depend on new compact with Michel Aoun and Hezbollah, less so on Saudi Arabia; Al-Monitor breaks news of Russian draft plan for Syrian Kurdish autonomy; United States seeks ground force to isolate Raqqa.
Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016 | Al-Monitor Week in Review
Kurds again in crosshairs as Turkey weighs options in Mosul.
Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016 | Al-Monitor Week in Review
Turkey’s demand seen as challenge to United States and Iran, as well as Iraq; Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan calls Hillary Clinton a "political novice" for remarks on Syrian Kurds; ultranationalist group dominates Turkish security services.
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