Haytham Tabesh is a Lebanese journalist and political analyst based in Beirut.
Erica Wenig is a research assistant at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy.
Professor Mohammed Benhammou is President of the Moroccan Center for Strategic Studies.
Jeffrey White is a defense fellow at The Washington Institute, specializing in the military and security affairs of the Levant and Iran.
Michael Knights is a Boston-based Lafer fellow of The Washington Institute, specializing in the military and security affairs of Iraq, Iran, and the Persian Gulf states.
Michael Eisenstadt is the Kahn Fellow and director of The Washington Institute's Military and Security Studies Program.