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Rao Komar

Rao Komar

Rao Komar is a Middle East and Eurasia analyst, focusing on conflicts, insurgencies, and instability. He has written for a variety of publications and research institutions, including Foreign Policy Magazine, War on the Rocks, World Politics Review, Bellingcat, the Atlantic Council, the Middle East Institute, the SecDev Group and more.

His research on conflicts and instability has been cited by the Washington Post, the Brookings Institution, the BBC, Reuters and the Associated Press. He has also appeared on TV for interviews with al-Jazeera English.

He speaks Arabic and is currently learning Russian. @RaoKomar747 on Twitter.