ryancook

Ryan Cook is a graduate of International Relations at Nottingham Trent University. He holds specific interests in US foreign policy and its affects on the Middle East and the Maghreb. He also focuses on the role the EU plays in the context of international politics.

The relationship between Qatar, Saudi Arabia and ISIS

Recent news Last month, Saudi Arabia severed ties with Qatar over its role in ‘supporting terrorism’ throughout the region. Tensions …

How legitimate is Fayez al-Sarraj’s Libya?

By assuming the office of the Prime Minister on 5th of April 2016, Fayez al-Sarraj faces unprecedented challenges in the …