Your Learning Journey


Insightful Reads

Middle East in Crisis & Conflict: A Primer serves as the most current and concise starting point for readers seeking to learn more about the context, history, and prospects. You can purchase the book below.

If readers want to dig deeper into various nuances of the conflict and related issues, the below serves as an initial bibliography that is worth exploring.


Useful Sources

Anything listed here does not represent an endorsement. Some of these sources are explicitly biased or even related to the warring factions. They are listed here to enable access to primary information so readers can independently weigh what is accurate or not. All must survey a wider variety of literature and adjust accordingly.

Yedioth Ahronoth

Widely read daily
paper in Israel

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Israel’s left-leaning

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Al Jazeera

Qatar’s leading global
news platform

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Al Mayadeen

Lebanese pro-‘resistance’

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Arab News

Saudi’s leading
English publication

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+972 Magazine

pro-peace publication

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Jewish magazine on
global affairs

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Anti-Zionist platform
on the Middle East

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The Electronic Intifada

Palestinian diaspora-led

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Additional Context

Council on Foreign Relations

Ongoing analysis and commentary on the crisis

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 Security Council Report

All UN resolutions about the conflict

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Carter Center

Summary of key negotiation points before 2002

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