Each week, we’ll dive into the top news happening around the Middle East to discuss the stories behind the headlines. With the proliferation of regional conflicts and political drama, we will break down the major developments, provide insight from some of the foremost experts, and have fun while we’re at it. Off the Hookah with Phil and Cooper is a production of Al-Monitor.
by Phil & Cooper Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018
Phil and Cooper discuss the upcoming Sochi congress, a summit of Syrian groups brokered by Russia, Iran and Turkey to discuss the country’s future. It’s complicated but we have our expert in the studio all the way from Moscow – Al-Monitor’s Russia-Mideast editor Max Suchkov. Also, we discuss the Emoji Movie and Turkish hackers.