Elise Knutsen

Elise Knutsen is a freelance writer and a master's student at SOAS University of London.

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A Prince's Power Plays

Left unchecked, the recent maneuvering of Saudi Arabia's heir apparent threatens to open up a violent new chapter in the region.

What's at Stake in Kurdistan's Post-Referendum Future?

While Kurdistan's move toward independence may seem like an auspicious beginning, the area is still clouded in political uncertainty.