Welcome to my site! You will find a collection of almost all the pieces I have so far put together – in both Spanish and English, striving to analyze various geostrategic, political, and social issues and trends both at the EU level and throughout the so-called Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region (with a particular focus on historic Palestine and the Gulf countries).

For it is often the way we look at other people that imprisons them within their own narrowest allegiances.

And it is also the way we look at them that may set them free.

Amin Maalouf, ‘In the Name of Identity: Violence and the Need to Belong’