In the media

CAIS academic staff and research scholars have been able to provide constant media commentary on the situation in Iraq and Australia's involvement in the Middle East. The following interviews and media pieces have been published in recent months:

Anas Iqtait, China’s rising interests in Qatar, The Lowy Institute, 18 Jun 2018.
Kirill , Don't let obsession with Putin's 'evil' plans overshadow World Cup, The Sydney Morning Herald, 16 Jun 2018.
Dirk van der Kley, Chinese Companies’ Central Asian Survival Strategy, The Diplomat, 14 Jun 2018.
Damian Doyle, 'Making Sense of the Sadrists’ Electoral Achievement in Iraq', Australian Institute of International Affairs, 29 May 2018.
Anas Iqtait, How Should Palestinian Leadership Respond to Trump’s Jerusalem Decision?, World Politics Review, 16 May 2018.
Amin Saikal, Iran, Trump and Nuclear Agreement, Sky News Australia, 13 May 2018.
Amin Saikal, Scrapping Iran deal could trigger 'an uncontrollable chain of events', The Sydney Morning Herald, 8 May 2018.
Professor Amin Saikal, ABC Matter of Fact: The Syria Fallout, ABC TV Matter of Fact with Stan Grant, 18 Apr 2018.
A/Prof. Bob Bowker, Focus - Syria, ABC Radio - Brisbane, 18 Apr 2018.
Prof. Bob Bowker, Prof. Bob Bowker on Syria, The Project, 16 Apr 2018.
Prof. Amin Saikal, Amin Saikal on Syria, Sky News Australia, 16 Apr 2018.
Dirk van der Kley, The Full Story Behind China's Gold Mine-Power Plant Swap in Tajikistan, The Diplomat, 14 Apr 2018.
Kirill Nourzhanov , The west's response to alleged Russian attack, ABC Matter of Fact with Stan Grant, 28 Mar 2018.
Kirill Nourzhanov, Spies and Sanctions: Russia's Foreign Policy Future, Australian Institute of International Affairs, 21 Mar 2018.
Damian Doyle (with Dr Tristan Dunning), A Tragic Anniversary: The Costs of the Iraq Invasion, Australian Institute of International Affairs, 20 Mar 2018.
Amin Saikal, The escalations in Syria now exceed all expectations, The Australian Financial Review, 13 Feb 2018.
Anas Iqtait, US slashes Palestinian UN aid, ABC Radio - The World Today, 17 Jan 2018.
Anne Barker, Fighting intensifies as Yemen's former president killed, ABC Radio - The World Today, 5 Dec 2017.
Dr Raihan Ismail, Saudi arrests: More than palace intrigue, The Lowy Interpreter, 8 Nov 2017.


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