AnalysisRegional DirectoryMiddle East and North Africa Understanding Arab Authoritarianism Authoritarian systems have proved remarkably resilient across the Arab world. By Hilal Khashan - April 29, 2020 1513 Authoritarian systems have proved remarkably resilient across the Arab world. This article is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Please login to continue reading Login Subscribe to Geopolitical Futures today and get: Unbiased analysis of global events Daily geopolitical briefing Annual and long-term forecasts to help you prepare for your future Subscription Options Join our free newsletter Join Now Learn more about geopolitics and receive free articles.