Is The Middle East Witnessing A Return Of The 12th Century, When ‘Shia Lords’ Dominated Much Of Northern Syria And Rest Of The Region?

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There is much debate among scholars about the “rearrangements of populations” and the shifts in identity and power taking place in many areas of the Middle East. In an interview with Adam Shatz, Joshua Landis, director of the Center for Middle East Studies at the University of Oklahoma, argued, for instance, that the Middle East is…








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