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One Year Later: The War In Ukraine And The MENA Region | Political And Security Reverberations


The knock-on effects of the war in Ukraine have heavily impacted the Middle East and North African countries. With multiple diplomatic stances and attempts of mediation, an overall need to balance among shifting alliances has characterised the past year. This event provides expert analyses and prospects on the war’s impact on local political contexts, long-standing conflicts, and wider geopolitical equilibriums.



ABDELHAK BASSOUSenior Fellow, Policy Center for the New South

INTISSAR FAKIR | Director, North Africa and Sahel program, Middle East Institute

JULIEN BARNES-DACEY | Director, Middle East and North Africa programme, European Council on Foreign Relations



CHIARA LOVOTTI | MED Scientific Coordinator, Research Fellow, MENA Centre, ISPI


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