Iraq, a year of protests

A year ago, Iraq erupted into an unprecedented wave of protests that snowballed into a full-fledged movement seeking profound reform for a political system that had become notorious for its corruption, cronyism and subservience to foreign powers.

October 26, 2020 Read More

What is driving unrest in Tripoli, Libya

On 23 August, large protests erupted in the Libyan capital Tripoli, which until recently had been under military attack by rival forces for more than a year. The protests began by decrying endemic corruption and deteriorating living conditions in the capital.

September 3, 2020 Read More