Part Two sees us take a closer look at the ‘majority minorities’ – the large Christian communities in countries like Lebanon and Egypt. It’s not just the Maronites in the […]
For February’s ‘Middle East Analysis’ podcast, regional consultant, commentator and lawyer, Dr Harry Hagopian brings us right up to date with the turmoil of the Middle East in his own […]
The Syria crisis has dominated our ‘Middle East Analysis’ podcasts with monotonous and depressing regularity in recent years. The country is in a perpetual state of crisis with President Assad’s […]
Today’s podcast takes a close look at the Christian communities of the region with two knowledgeable guests. The first is the Bishops’ consultant on the Middle East North Africa (MENA) […]
In May’s ‘Middle East Analysis’ podcast we look at Lebanon, Syria, Egypt and Israel-Palestine. Our focus on Lebanon falls on Patriarch Bechara Al-Rai’s decision to accompany Pope Francis on his […]
In today’s ‘Middle East Analysis’ our regular studio guest Dr Harry Hagopian looks at the refugee crisis generated by Syria’s civil war, the economic and humanitarian impact on Lebanon, as […]
Part three turns to Syria and the ongoing stalemate between the rebels and President al-Assad’s forces. What’s the longer term prognosis? Dr Hagopian also casts an eye towards neighbouring Lebanon.