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Connor Echols

Connor Echols


Connor Echols is a reporter for Responsible Statecraft. He was previously an associate editor at the Nonzero Foundation, where he co-wrote a weekly foreign policy newsletter. Echols recently completed a fellowship with the Arabic Centre for Study Abroad in Amman, Jordan, and he received his bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University, where he studied journalism and Middle East and North African Studies.

Analysis: As protests over the Gaza war sweep US college campuses, Biden has supported a crackdown which alienates the very voters he needs to defeat Trump.

07 May, 2024

Analysis: Amman is facing a delicate balancing act as Israel's war on Gaza threatens to further inflame regional tensions.

18 April, 2024

In-depth: Israel's exceptional status in US arms policy and law ensures that unending military aid is shielded from scrutiny over human rights abuses.

12 March, 2024

Analysis: The region's leaders are at the centre of global debates about Israel's war on Gaza.

28 November, 2023

Analysis: Rather than squeezed or sidelined, Turkey's geopolitical standing looks a lot better than it did a few months ago.

21 June, 2022