Hafssa Fakher el Abiari is an International Relations student at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco. Her research touches upon foreign policy, security, economics, and politics in the Middle East and North Africa. In Summer 2019, she conducted a foreign policy research at IRAM on the relations between Iran and Tunisia, in the process of which she published an article titled “President Essebsi’s Death will not Bring much Change in Iran-Tunisia Relations.” Ms. Fakher is a native speaker of Arabic, a bilingual speaker of French and English, and a conversant speaker in Spanish and Farsi.