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Rami G. Khouri
Rami G. Khouri

Rami G. Khouri is senior public policy fellow and professor of journalism at the American University of Beirut, non-resident senior fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School, and an internationally syndicated columnist.

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Three big lessons from Yemen's five years of war

27 March, 2020

Comment: Arab autocracies, Saudi-Emirati military muscle-flexing and a mythical 'international community' have all contributed to five years of crushing civil war in Yemen, writes Rami Khouri.

Arab leaders were already incompetent, then came coronavirus

20 March, 2020

Comment: Weak political and economic management will now be further exposed, as coronavirus and multiple new crises roll over the region, writes Rami Khouri.

Palestinians must lead the world's last anti-colonial struggle

03 March, 2020

Comment: The Palestinians must dare to lead their anti-colonial battle with a powerful raft of political, economic, legal, and mass mobilisation techniques, writes Rami Khouri.

Trump-Netanyahu issue a new colonial mandate in Palestine

30 January, 2020

Comment: Trump and Netanyahu's plan is effectively a 21st century neo-mandate, mirroring the most insidious aims and values of the 1922 British Mandate for Palestine, writes Rami Khouri.

Lebanon's divisive new cabinet faces a near impossible task

22 January, 2020

Comment: Lebanon has formed a controversial new government in a polarised, charged atmosphere, and protesters are not going to be easily pacified by its promises, explains Rami Khoury.

In 2020, citizens and states will continue epic battle

24 December, 2019

Comment: In 2019, the contours of an epic struggle became clear, without hinting at who will prevail in the next decade, writes Rami Khouri.

A new high water mark for Arab self-determination

10 December, 2019

The long read: For the first time ever, protesters in Lebanon, Iraq, Sudan and Algeria share a defiant vision of self-determination and popular consent, writes Rami Khouri.

Misunderstanding Baghdadi will herald another 40 years of terror

29 October, 2019

Comment: Failing to address the core drivers of mass citizen discontent and dehumanisation that gave birth to this terror will allow a new Baghdadi to rise, writes Rami Khouri.

Lebanon's historic rebellion faces its moment of reckoning

22 October, 2019

Comment: The future of Lebanon's unprecedented protests rests on whether its citizens refuse to go back to 'business as usual' this week, writes Rami Khouri.

How humiliation is fuelling the Arab street

07 October, 2019

Comment: For too long, government disdain for citizens' rights and needs has generated daily humiliation, degradation and helplessness among ordinary Arab citizens, writes Rami Khouri.

Saudi crown prince’s bizarre, destructive world revealed in interview

30 September, 2019

Comment: On Khashoggi, Yemen and Iran, Mohammed bin Salman repeated old and meaningless policy positions that have been catastrophic for the region, writes Rami Khouri.

The dangerous new landscape of Arab-Israeli warfare

26 August, 2019

Comment: Israel's string of attacks on foes in different countries highlights a disturbing trend towards warfare involving myriad groups armed with advancing technological capabilities, writes Rami Khouri.

Rami G. Khouri
Rami G. Khouri

Rami G. Khouri is senior public policy fellow and professor of journalism at the American University of Beirut, non-resident senior fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School, and an internationally syndicated columnist.

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