Karim Makdisi

Karim Makdisi teaches Political Studies at the American University of Beirut and is a Senior Research Fellow at the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs. Makidis is a co-editor of two forthcoming volumes – Land of Blue Helmets: the United Nations in the Arab World, co-edited with Vijay Prashad (University of California Press) and Interventions in Conflict: International Peacekeeping in the Middle East, co-edited with Rami Khouri and Martin Waehlisch (Palgrave-Macmillan).

Chemical Weapons and Ceasefires: Reflections on a Trip to Damascus, Syria

The Lebanese Elections

The Ceasefire Plan

On Soccer and Politics in Lebanon

In the Wake of the Doha Truce

Midnight in Beirut

Lebanon is Hanging by a Thread

Where Justice Seems Very Far Away

The Flaws in the UN Resolution

The Draft UN Resolution on Lebanon