Middle East and North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa
The Republic of Sudan is the largest country in Africa, but on July 9, 2011, its southern territory became an independent nation, South Sudan. This region of Africa has suffered from civil war and poverty for decades. Brookings experts examine a variety of issues related to development and stability.
Followers of the Houthi movement shout slogans during a gathering to show support to the movement outside the Presidential Palace in Sanaa (REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah).
The dangers of the Arab intervention in Yemen
March 26, 2015, Kenneth M. Pollack
Kenneth M. Pollack warns of the dangers that the military intervention against the Houthis in Yemen by Saudi Arabia and its coalition partners poses to Yemen, the region, and the United States.
January 16, 2015, Fred Dews
December 16, 2014, Amadou Sy
October 3, 2014, Amy Copley
September 25, 2014, Walter Kälin
September 16, 2014, Mwangi S. Kimenyi
August 29, 2014, Jessica Pugliese
Opinion | The Global Post
July 30, 2014, Elizabeth Ferris
July 9, 2014, Amadou Sy
Opinion | Christian Science Monitor
May 29, 2014, Sultan Barakat
May 9, 2014, Amy Copley
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Co-Director, Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy
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