Normalisation and Realignment in the Middle East:

28 July 2021

A New, Conflict-Prone Regional Order Takes Shape

Advisory Board Member Muriel Asseburg and her co-author Sarah Ch. Henkel about regional security and conflict management in the Middle East

“Changing assessments of the regional security situation and converging interests have enabled these rapprochements. However, these developments do not mean that the region is moving towards peace and stability; on the contrary, long-lasting conflicts remain unresolved and the threat perceptions of third actors are being exacerbated.”