< Back

Faisal Al Yafai

Faisal Al Yafai is currently writing a book on the Middle East. He is also a frequent commentator on international TV networks such as CNN, the BBC and France 24. Al Yafai has been an investigative journalist for The Guardian, a documentary journalist for the BBC and a writer for other news outlets. He is also an essayists and playwright. Al Yafai has reported from across the Middle East, and from Eastern Europe, Asia and Africa. He served as a Churchill Fellow in Lebanon and Indonesia. He can be followed on Twitter @FaisalAlYafai.

Articles By Faisal Al Yafai

It Will Take More Than One Speech by Tillerson to Reverse the US’s Policy on Syria By Faisal Al Yafai - Feb 6, 2018

Finally, after months of waiting, but without too much fanfare, America’s defense secretary put flesh on the bones of Donald Trump’s new Syria strategy. Speaking at Stanford University last month, Rex Tillerson outlined what the United States hopes to accomplish in Syria. What he didn’t explain was the how. Perhaps the reason for this reticence … Continue reading “It Will Take More Than One Speech by Tillerson to Reverse the US’s Policy on Syria”