Dr. Niamatullah Ibrahimi was recently interviewed for SBS World News in relation to the Presidential elections in Afghanistan. See here for further details.
Prof. Shahram Akbarzadeh has been named Australia’s top researcher in Middle East and Islamic Studies for 2019 by The Australian’s Research Magazine. See here for more details.
Prof. Fethi Mansouri provides his analysis on the Tunisian Presidential elections to SBS Arabic Radio. Catch full interview here
Recently MESF hosted The Age’s Maher Mughrabi in conversation with Prof. Shahram Akbarzadeh. The video recording is available here.
New analysis published by Dr. Ibrahimi and Prof. Akbarzadeh examines the Taliban and ISIS as part of the broader “Jihadist movement industry”. Read full article here.
Prof. Akbarzadeh offers his thoughts to IranInternational on the arrests of two Australians detained in Iran (Persian language). Interview here.
New analysis from Prof. Akbarzadeh cautions that Australia’s alliance with the US should not trap us in a position detrimental to our interests. Full analysis here