Weekly Roundup: Attackers kill 25 in Iran’s Ahvaz, Gaza protests intensify as Hamas-IDF talks break down, and renewed fighting grips Yemen’s Hodeidah

Militants attacked a military parade and killed 25 in Iran’s Ahvaz, including bystanders – ISIL claimed responsibility. IDF soldiers killed one person and wounded twenty as Gaza protests intensified and talks with Hamas broke down. Renewed fighting in Yemen’s Hodeidah witnessed Saudi-led coalition forces strike a naval school in another bid to evict Houthi rebels from the city.

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Weekly Roundup: Turkey’s Central Bank raises interest rates, Morocco criminalizes violence against women, and Saudi airstrikes target Yemeni radio station

Turkey’s Central Bank raises interest rates in defiance of Erdogan, Morocco criminalizes violence against women in problematic legislation, and Saudi airstrikes target Yemeni radio station in an attempt to disrupt Houthi supply routes.

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Weekly Roundup: Syrian regime prepares for Idlib assault, United States revokes UNRWA funds, UN report decries war crimes in Yemen

Syrian regime coordinates impending assault on rebel stronghold in Idlib as Russia resumes airstrikes in countryside over American objections. Schools in the West Bank opened amidst concerns over funding as the US moved to withdraw all funding from UNRWA, a crucial source of support to Palestinians. A UN team released a report on war crimes in Yemen, decrying Saudi and Emirati unwillingness to avery civilian casualties.

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Middle East Weekly Roundup: December 5th – 11th, 2015

JMEPP’s new Middle East Weekly Roundup is compiled and written by JMEPP editors. Nuclear Power as a Viable Option in

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