Giorgio Cafiero

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Can Egypt Chart Its Own Course?

Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has proved willing to act independently of Washington, but he's not about to leave the fold.

Who Will Govern Syrian Kurdistan?

Although the prospects for an independent state in Syrian Kurdistan remain dim, unprecedented Kurdish autonomy will likely result from the conflict

Syria’s Sectarian Echoes in Turkey

The radicalization and internationalization of Syria's armed opposition have exacerbated the fears of Turkey's minority communities.

Review: China and the Persian Gulf

China and the United States compete for influence in the Persian Gulf, but they also have overlapping interests in the region.

Beyond Libya’s Election

Libya's first democratic election went comparatively smoothly. But it's what comes next that poses the greater challenge.

Review: Eclipse of the Sunnis

Iraq's future depends on a reconciliation between the Maliki government and the Sunni refugees who have fled to neighboring countries.