IRENA: Renewable power cheaper than coal

Renewable power is increasingly cheaper than any new electricity capacity based on fossil fuels, a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) published on June 2 shows. Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2019 shows that more than half of the renewable capacity added in 2019 achieved lower power costs than the cheapest new […]

COVID and Navigating the New Middle East Challenges

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Russia’s New Middle East Chessboard

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Is the Maximum Pressure Campaign Working with Iran?

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The Killing of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

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What Are Protests in the Middle East Signaling?

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Syrian government troops kill at least 15 people after shelling refugee camp near Turkish border

Syrian government troops have shelled a camp hosting displaced people near the Turkish border, killing at least 15 people, according to opposition activists. The attack came just hours after an air strike on a nearby area killed six civilians. The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, an opposition war monitor, said government forces shelled camp […]