Turkey's hard power strategies illustrate how soft power is vulnerable to reputation, writes CPD Contributing Scholar Senem Çevik.
A Center for American Progress (CAP) report assesses how U.S. policy overlooks Iranian soft power influence in the Middle East.
A former editor describes his time at Hi magazine, the U.S. government-funded, Arabic-language publication that aimed to win hearts and minds in the Middle East.
This project critically analyzed evolving public opinion in the MENA toward the U.S. and Western foreign policy and consider its implications for the Arab Spring, foreign policy processes, and peace and stability.
French international news channel France 24 has launched two HD channels, France 24 HD in English and France 24 HD in Arabic, on Arabsat’s Badr 4 satellite. The Arabic HD channel is exclusive to Arabsat in the region. France 24 already broadcasts France 24 in standard definition in French, English, and Arabic on the Badr 4 satellite, along with radio services RFI and Monte Carlo Doualiya.