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Display name: Andre Colling
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I work at red24. I am the Chief Analyst for the Middle East and North Africa. I'm available on Twitter @andrecolling.

Many conclude that Yemen is yet another step towards the cataclysmic sectarian war and , quite possibly, the trigger that leads the region to this ultimate battle. I, for one, can find no reason not to hold a similar position.

Hezbollah knocked out an Israeli military vehicle in the disputed Shebaa Farms area earlier today. Lebanese media have s

The swift pace of the ISIL advance in northern Iraq has taken everyone by surprise. On 10 June the ISIL launched a major assault on western Mosul which later led to the capture of most of the city.

Iraq’s Anbar governorate has been beset by clashes between armed Sunni tribesmen, Sunni extremist fighters link

On 5 December 2013, al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) launched a bold attack against the Ministry of Defence complex in central Sanaa, the Yemeni capital.

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) remains a dynamic region. The post-Arab Spring environment has created and added to various complex political and security environments that pose an increasing risk to locals and foreign nationals alike.

Islamist extremists have proven themselves capable of increasingly sophisticated and complex attacks targeting well-guarded business and state sites in recent years.

A US Strike on Syria is becoming increasingly unlikely in the face of growing opposition to Obama’s resolution requesting congressional authorisation.

Welcome to Part II of the ‘other Middle East news’. This section will touch on Lebanon and Iran, two states that appear to be miles apart but have quite close links

At present the MENA region is experiencing significant turmoil and changes as the impact of the 2011 Arab Spring continues to reverberate through the region.

Much has been written about since Monday about a potential military strike by US-led forces against the Syrian regime in response for its alleged 21 August Sarin gas attack.


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