KAS and IRIS hold high-level conference

Beyond Daesh: Ending the Cycle of Conflicts, Towards Durable Solutions

From 8 to 9 March 2017, the KAS Syira/Iraq office and the Institute of Regional and International Studies (IRIS) held the annual Sulaimani Forum, entitled “Beyond Daesh: Ending the Cycle of Conflicts, Towards Durable Solutions”. The inaugural address was given by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. more…

Future challenges in Iraq

Roderich Kiesewetter visits Kurdistan Region of Iraq

From 2 to 4 March, KAS hosted CDU Member of Parliament Roderich Kiesewetter in Northern Iraq. The visit focused on the security and political challenges in Iraq after the territorial defeat of the so-called Islamic State and the future of the German military support for the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. more…

KAS/MdF Policy Paper 8

Russia's Strategy in the Syrian Civil War

In her guest contribution, published by KAS and Maison du Futur, Hanna Notte argues that, contrary to popular beliefs, Russia’s strategy and fundamental interests in Syria have been remarkably consistent and rational over the past six years. more…

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Previous events

Mar. 20 - 21
Congress

The ISIS Provinces: Decline or Continued Impact?

KAS holds conference on the future of the ISIS provinces and cells

Mar. 8 - 9
Congress

The Middle East Post-ISIS: Old Challenges, New Opportunities

KAS and IRIS hold forum on ways to tackle problems in the region

Nov. 17 - 18
Congress

One Issue, Different Perceptions: The Refugee Crisis in the KRI

KAS AND OTT HOLD A CONFERENCE ON SOLUTIONS FOR THE REFUGEE CRISIS

Nov. 13 - 15
Cadenabbia
Congress

Post-ISIS Syria and Iraq: Envisioning a Stable Regional Order

A STRATEGIC DIALOGUE ON the FUTURE SECURITY CHALLENGES IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Publications

Beyond Daesh: Ending the Cycle of Conflicts, Towards Durable Solutions

IRIS AND KAS HOLD CONFERENCE ON WAYS TO STABILISE IRAQ AND the Kurdistan region

From 8 to 9 March 2017, the KAS Syira/Iraq office and the Institute of Regional and International Studies (IRIS) at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS), held the annual Sulaimani Forum, entitled “Beyond Daesh: [...] more…

Roderich Kiesewetter visits Kurdistan Region of Iraq

CDU-parliamentarian learns about the current situation in Northern Iraq

With the Mosul operation of the Iraqi army slowly but steadily advancing, questions regarding the future prospects of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI) and Iraq after the territorial defeat of the so-called Islamic State (IS) [...] more…

Russia in Syria: Domestic Drivers and Regional Implications

KAS and Maison du Futur publish policy paper on Russia’s role in Syria

Over the past year, Russia has become an increasingly pivotal player in the Syrian war and, by extension, in the broader Middle East. Amidst the noise Russia’s impact in Syria has caused, the underlying drivers of its strategy – [...] more…

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Lebanon
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