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  • September 24, 2012|

    New Associate Fellows Appointed

    PHILADELPHIA — The Middle East Forum (MEF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Doron, Mark Durie, Cynthia Farahat, Raymond Ibrahim, Hilal Khashan, Gary Gambill, Nidra Poller, and Marilyn Stern as associate fellows. All of them have...

  • August 15, 2012|

    Middle East Forum launches a Writing Fellowship Program

    PHILADELPHIA, August 15, 2012 — The Middle East Forum (MEF) is pleased to announce the launch of its Writing Fellowship Program, made possible by the generous support of Stan and Arlene Ginsburg and of Dr. Bob Shillman. Expanding on the Forum's...

  • August 12, 2012|

    Appointments: Efraim Karsh and Amy Shargel

    PHILADELPHIA – The Middle East Forum is pleased to announce that Efraim Karsh has been appointed principal research fellow and chief editor and Amy Shargel has become director. Mr. Karsh will focus in his new role on research, writing and editing....

  • July 24, 2012|

    Syria's Weapons at the Ready

    For immediate releaseContact: Efraim KarshEditor, Middle East QuarterlyEmail: MEQ@MEForum.org After years of denials, the Syrian regime has admitted to possessing a weapons-grade chemical arsenal. Despite a disclaimer that such weapons would never be

  • January 12, 2012|

    Marc Fink Appointed Director of Islamist Watch

    PHILADELPHIA – The Middle East Forum is pleased to announce the appointment of Marc Fink as director of Islamist Watch, the Forum's effort to combat the ideas and institutions of lawful Islamists in the United States and throughout the West. Mr...