Rannie Amiri

Rannie Amiri is an independent commentator on Middle East affairs.

The Impending Release of Gilad Shalit

Saudi Arabia’s Attack on Yemen

The Disastrous Presidency of Mahmoud Abbas

Egypt’s Next Unelected President?

The Spooks of Beirut

Saada Under Siege

Bush Jumps Over Maine, Carter Lands in Gaza

The End of the "Obama Effect" Myth

Spies, Lies and Mr. Lebanon’s Demise

King Abdullah’s 57-State Solution

Understanding Lebanon’s June Elections

Mubarak’s Expanding Enemies List

The Curious Case of Benjamin Netanyahu

Iran’s Elections: Why Arab Leaders Want Ahmadinejad to Win

Arab League Reconciliation Summit a Bust

Saudi Shiites’ One-Word Demand

Why Morocco Cut Ties with Iran

King Abdullah Has No Robes

The Perils of Blogging in Egypt

The Implications of Recognizing Israel’s "Right to Exist"

Gaza and the Crimes of Mubarak

The UN in Israel’s Crosshairs

Livni’s Big Lie

War Clouds Over Gaza

All Quiet on the Gazan Shore