Tareq Baconi has an MPhil in international relations from the University of Cambridge and is currently completing his PhD at King's College
Published in: openDemocracyUKRunning in Gaza
I first met Baha' when he was in London, to compete in the Olympics. Now he is desperately trying to escape the Gaza prison.
Jordan: troublesome neighbours
Whichever side of the debate one is on, it is clear that Jordan cannot afford to remain idle in the face of such an...
Jordan is perhaps less violently exposed to the regional changes taking place around it than say Lebanon. But make...
Jordan: smoke, mirrors and election laws
‘Confusing? That’s the point! The Government has upgraded “Divide and Conquer” to “Confuse and Conquer”’.
Internet protests against rising energy prices
Jordanian citizens might have been more adaptable to understanding the rationale behind price rises if they were...
Jordan is simmering
The dismantling of four governments (including one which held much hope for political reform under Awn Khasawneh)...