• Middle East Studies Forum
    The Middle East Studies Forum (MESF) is a leading Australian research and teaching group based at the Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation at Deakin University, focussed on the Middle East and Central Asia.

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    • Ben Isakhan and Antonio Zarandona published in The Conversation

      Read A/Prof Benjamin Isakhan & Dr Antonio Gonzalez Zarandona's commentary on ISIS's destruction of the al-Nuri mosque here.

    • MESF hosts Dr Farah al-Siraj, MP

      On June 21, MESF was privileged to host a talk by Dr Farah al-Siraj, elected member of Iraq's Federal Parliament for the city of Mosul. Read more.

    • Dr Zahid Ahmed contributes to new Peace Direct report

      Dr Zahid Shahab Ahmed has contributed the Pakistan section on PeaceDirect's latest Peace and Conflict Report. View the report.

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