Mona Alami

Mona Alami is a French Lebanese journalist. She writes about political and economic issues in the Arab world, namely in Jordan, Egypt, Lebanon, Syria, Sudan, and the UAE. She has conducted extensive research on radical Islamist movements in Palestinian refugee camps, Salafi movements in Lebanon and Jordan, al-Qa'ida’s reach to the West, and Hezbollah. Mona is a senior non-resident fellow at the Rafik Hariri center for the Middle East at the Atlantic Council, and at King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies.

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