Mohamad Bazzi is an associate professor of journalism at New York University and a former Middle East bureau chief at Newsday. He is writing a book on the proxy wars between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
The Jamal Khashoggi crisis may finally push lawmakers to put real pressure on Mohammed bin Salman.
- Mohamad Bazzi, The Atlantic
Even if the Pentagon may not want to directly engage Syrian forces or their Russian and Iranian-backed allies, there’s a danger of accidental escalation.
- Mohamad Bazzi
Maliki’s personal history shaped his winner-take-all view of Iraqi politics. Years of bloody civil war followed immediately by the Arab Spring have only made matters worse. By Mohamad Bazzi
- Mohamad Bazzi, Quartz