Middle East

Will the Abraham Accords herald peace in the Middle East?

Oisin Mcilroy disputes the claimed significance of the UAE’s newly normalised relationship with Israel.

Part II: ‘The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam’

At first glance it may seem that the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will help to solve the issue of water scarcity in the countries within the Nile Basin. However, it will in fact push those in the lower Nile Basin – which rely heavily upon the Nile as their main (and […]