The country is in desperate need of an IMF bailout but political bickering may stall an urgently needed loan; with Covid surging a new lockdown is in place.
Arab Digest · Libya: a new prime minister but an old script
Tourism is a crucial economic sector for MENA that has been ravaged by the Covid pandemic and recovery is still a long way off.
Arab Digest · Hey Europe! The Maghreb Matters
Article 153 is a law that enables the abuse and murder of women; it must be removed from Kuwait’s penal code.
Arab Digest · The Disconnect: MENA regimes versus the people they rule over
As Covid-19 continues its alarming march, the Middle East is facing difficult challenges and hard choices.
Arab Digest · Young Arabs and the spirit of the revolution
The absolute control of media space in most Arab states effectively smothers freedom of expression and silences critics and opponents.
Arab Digest · The Sea Is Dead