Overview:

Al-Zaytouna Centre conducts strategic and futuristic academic studies on the Arab and Muslim worlds. It focuses on the Palestinian issue and the conflict with Israel as well as related Palestinian, Arab, Islamic and international developments.

General Manager

Mohsen Moh’d Saleh, Ph.D., is an associate professor of Modern and Contemporary Arab History, the general manager of al-Zaytouna Centre for Studies and Consultations, editor-in-chief of the annual Palestinian Strategic Report, former head of Department of History and Civilization at the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), and former executive manager of Middle East Studies Centre in Amman.
He was granted the Bait al-Maqdis (Jerusalem) award for Young Muslims Scholars in 1997 and the Excellent Teaching Award (College level), given by IIUM in 2002. Dr. Mohsen is the author of 13 books and some of his books were translated into several languages. He contributed chapters to seven books. He is the editor/ co-editor of more than 30 books. Dr. Mohsen is the editor of electronic daily “Palestine Today,” which has so far published more than 3,777 issues. He has published many articles in refereed scholarly journals and magazines. He presented papers at innumerable academic local and international conferences and seminars. He is a frequent commentator on current issues on broadcasting media.

Arab World and Palestine

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Strategic Assessment (97): ‘Ain al-Hilweh Refugee Camp: Where Do We Go From Here?

Summary: A new round of clashes erupted in the ‘Ain al-Hilweh Refugee Camp (RC) in southern Lebanon in late February 2017. Two people were killed, [...]

Conference: The Issue of Palestine: Strategic Evaluation 2016 – Strategic Assessment 2017

  • Date: 15/2/2017
  • Sessions: Three sessions

Political Analysis: The Road From the Palestinian Muslim Brothers Movement to Hamas

By: Dr. Mohsen Mohammad Saleh. In this article, we’ll highlight the historical background of its emergence from the womb of the Palestinian Muslim Brothers (MB) [...]

Strategic Assessment (94): Prospects for the Russian Role in the Middle East

Abstract: Russia under the leadership of Vladimir Putin is seeking to restore part of its international role and influence, lost during the wake of the [...]

Political Analysis: US Policy in Syria: Walls of Blood

By: Dr. Mohsen Mohammad Saleh.  Introduction: We discussed in a previous article the US policy in the region, especially in Iraq. This article will attempt [...]

Egypt Between Two Eras: Morsi and al-Sisi: A Comparative Study, (2) Parties and Political Forces (Arabic)

A study issued by Al-Zaytouna Centre for Studies and Consultations, prepared by Rabi‘ al-Dannan and Basem Elkassem and supervised and edited by Dr. Mohsen Mohammad [...]

Political Analysis: United States: from the Sykes-Picot Borders to the Walls of Blood (Iraq as a Model)

By: Dr. Mohsen Mohammad Saleh.  Erroneous Conclusions: Those who believe that the United States (US) is gradually withdrawing from the Middle East (especially the Levant) [...]

Egypt Between Two Eras: Morsi and al-Sisi: A Comparative Study, (1) Constitutional Changes and the Elections (Arabic)

A study issued by Al-Zaytouna Centre for Studies and Consultations, prepared by Rabi‘ al-Dannan and Basem Elkassem and supervised and edited by Dr. Mohsen Mohammad [...]

The Palestinian Issue and the Arab World 2014-2015

This study is the approved English translation of chapter three of The Palestinian Strategic Report 2014–2015, edited by Dr. Mohsen Moh’d Saleh. It is an [...]

The Palestinian Strategic Report 2014–2015

Al-Zaytouna Center for Studies and Consultations in Beirut has published the Arabic version of the Palestinian Strategic Report 2014-2015 (PSR) The PSR is one of [...]