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June 30th, 2014 by MERI
The Middle East Research Institute (MERI) held an Emergency Briefing on 16th of June 2014, covering the ongoing security situation in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region.
July 24th, 2014 by MERI
Iraq is going through an important period in its history. With this, there is increasing pressure to react to the vast upheavals of the last two months.
January 15th, 2014 by MERI
We are pleased to introduce our newly appointed members of research staff, listed on the Scholars page.
August 10th, 2014 by MERI
MERI has initiated a new project on preventing violence against women aiming to help combat gender-based violence in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.
July 13th, 2014 by MERI
Due to the ongoing security situation, MERI held a briefing on the 24th of June 2014, covering the current crisis in Iraq and its impact on Kurdistan Region.
August 19th, 2014 by MERI
MERI has initiated an ambitious study examining the economic, security and social impacts of the current refugee and internally displaced people (IDPs) crisis in the Kurdistan region.
August 21st, 2014 by MERI
In light of the current political situation, MERI’s latest event was held to discuss the KRG – Baghdad relationship.
September 4th, 2014 by MERI
With the facts on the ground drastically altered, MERI aimed to provide a fresh perspective on the situation in Kirkuk.
October 16th, 2014 by MERI
The latest information and analysis of the ISIS war and its political and economic implications were presented. See report.
November 22nd, 2014 by Dlawer Ala’Aldeen
MERI Forum debates were followed by breakthroughs in negotiations over the KRG budget and aviation traffic to Sulaimani Airport. PM Abadi sent Minister Abdul-Mahdi to visit Erbil to expedite agreement