Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Human Rights Day is an ideal time to acknowledge that what is presented as a pure human rights project is, for oppressed peoples, actually sullied by politics.
Few in the West know that Yemen is not just the only state in the Arabian Peninsula with a republican form of government, but it was the first to grant voting rights to women.
It’s time for the United States to examine how its own foreign policy promotes genocide, and take the actions necessary to curb it.
Those who seek to deny Iran the right to uranium enrichment attempt to twist the NPT to their own ends.
Marvel may just be tapping into the Islamic market with its latest superhero, Kamala, but she can’t but help but undermine Islamophobia.
Israel’s well-being depends on the good will of a shrinking number of countries, whose patience with Israel is running out.
Is Iran President Hassan Rouhani trying to open up Iran like Mikhail Gorbachev did Russia?
Catherine Ashton and Wendy Sherman navigated through the diplomatic shoals of the Iran nuclear deal.
The six-month interim agreement between Iran and the P5+1 powers will echo through the decades if it can bring Washington and Tehran in from the cold.
“I’ll show them,” Netanyahu may be thinking.