Dr Raihan Ismail is a Senior Lecturer in Middle East Studies at the ANU.

Dr Ismail works on politics and religion in the Middle East. She also examines security issues in the region.

Please note, Dr Ismail is currently based in the United States. Contact media@anu.edu.au if you have a media enquiry for her.

Fields of expertise



What the Taliban takeover means for Afghanistan

The Taliban’s return to power in Afghanistan comes after 20 years of a Unites States-led military presence in…

15 December 2021

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