While this gas may give Egypt the money it needs, in the long-term it may prove to be a curse.
Syrians become the largest per-capita population of refugees in the world for quite some time. Could anything have prevented this?
The longer Islamic State endures, the harder it will be to reestablish and the old Iraq-Syria border.
Kurds are fighting for equality and autonomy in Turkey, Iran and Iraq.
One hopes the Egyptian people are not left in a state of complete destitution, fear and repression in the long-run.
Today in the wake of the deal brokered between Iran and the US, we are seeing hardline elements in both Iran and Israel shore-up their bases.
That ISIS are sadists is beyond doubt, but do we really have to bear witness to this material? Do we have to see for ourselves?
The recent general election in Turkey proved to be a major setback for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s plans to use his party’s parliamentary majority to, via constitutional referendum, establish a presidential system in Turkey when it failed to win enough of the parliaments seats in order to do this. The Justice and Development Party (AKP) …
For minorities like Christians and the Druze, there are few good choices when political chaos is in the air.
It’s clear we’re at an important crossroads with regard to the future, or lack thereof, of these respective Palestinian communities.