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Irina Tsukerman

Irina Tsukerman
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Irina Tsukerman is a New York based attorney, whose focus is on assisting human rights defenders, liberal democratic dissidents, and persecuted minorities, and who frequently writes about security issues, human rights, international affairs, and geopolitics.

Why Simply Bidding for World Cup 2026 is a Win for...

New York - On Wednesday, FIFA will decide whether Morocco or the United bid (the US, Canada, and Mexico) will host the World Cup...

World Cup 2026: How Morocco Hosting Would Benefit the World

New York - Hosting the World Cup in 2026 will help Morocco spread its renaissance across Africa and into the Middle East, benefiting Europe...

US Knew and Ignored Hezbollah in Africa For Many Years

New York - In a recent interview with Fox News, Morocco's Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita detailed the country's security cooperation with the United States....

After Break Up: Iran’s Continuing Threat to Morocco

Rabat - With Morocco's expulsion of Iranian Charge d'Affairs and withdrawal of her own Ambassador from Tehran, Morocco signaled to the region and to...

Moroccan Renaissance: How National Rebirth Can Prevent Detrimental Emigration

New York - A recent article polling Moroccan professionals shows an alarming trend of people under age 35 looking to move to other countries...

Moroccan Americans in New York’ Celebrates Mimouna for the First Time

Rabat- Moroccan Americans in New York (M.A.N.Y.), a new cultural non-profit organization, which grew organically out of the significant Moroccan community presence in the...

Morocco’s Economic and Social Progress is an opportunity for the West

Rabat - Morocco's star in Africa is rising; but can it overcome economic stumbling blocks and European skepticism to become the regional leader it aspires...

Why the Growing Morocco-Qatar Relationship is Actually Beneficial to the United...

Rabat - Morocco and Qatar representatives recently concluded a series of strategic agreements, aimed at strengthening and growing the relationship between the two countries. The agreements...

Morocco Leads By Example in Promoting Tolerance, Good Relations, and Building...

Rabat - The 21st annual New York Sephardic Film Festival opened on March 5 with a focus on Morocco. The featured performance involved the...

Morocco’s Role in the African Arts Renaissance – A Potential for...

Rabat - Two events highlight Morocco's rising role as both a catalyst and a facilitator of African artistic renaissances, as well as the connector...

The Visit of Moroccan Journalists to Israel is Good for Morocco...

New York - The recent visit of Moroccan journalists to Israel, along with a mixed delegation of various Middle Eastern journalists, sparked controversy on...

There is More To MENA Than Islamism: Casablanca’s Book Fair and...

Rabat - One of the most exciting developments in the field of cultural diplomacy is taking place between February 8-18 in Casablanca. The 24th annual Casablanca book...

Two Years of Jewish-Moroccan Dinners in NYC: Challenges and Opportunities

Rabat - On January 27, 2018, the 24th monthly dinner bringing together the American Jewish and Moroccan professionals of various backgrounds was held together...

Morocco’s Integration into Africa: Implications for the United States

Rabat - Morocco's shift from the association with the Middle East towards embracing its African identity is evidenced in yet another step: the third...

Can US-Style Education Be Answer to Morocco’s Struggling Educational System?

Rabat - Recent news that free education for the senior classes in Morocco will be fazed out bring out the concern about the lack of opportunities...

Can the United States Adopt Morocco’s Counterterrorism Methods At Home?

Rabat - In the heat of the 2016 elections in the US, one of the presidential candidates suggested that police needs to "patrol" Muslim...

A Tale of 300 Ulemas: Is Morocco’s Religious Diplomacy the Future...

Rabat - Lost among the various debates about security, crises, and scandals of every imaginable nature is a piece of completely real news out...

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