Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Though handed down by a local court, the verdict reflects poorly on Egypt’s interim government.
Afterward, Israel Defense Minister Moshe "Bogie" Ya'alon retracted his stinger, but left the U.S.-Israel relationship further poisoned.
There are still significant challenges to reaching a permanent deal on Iran’s nuclear enrichment program, but there's plenty of room to compromise.
Jordanians protest both Israeli soldiers shooting Amman magistrate court judge Ra’ed Zu’eiter and King Abdullah’s lack of a response.
In a society in upheaval, just who are "the People"?
The human race and our planet need a new water ethic.
Where exactly is power located on this planet of ours right now?
Lack of unequivocal Western support seems to have given the Egyptian military license to exert its will over Egypt.
Who else ― Elizabeth Warren?
Gareth Porter's new book chronicles U.S. and Israeli efforts to ensure the perpetuation, rather than the resolution, of outstanding concerns about Iran’s nuclear program.