Israel – Palestine/Gaza 2017
August 6, 2017, No Comments

Uri Avnery columns The Last Nail in Bethlehem’s Coffin The Annexation Wall in Cremisan Israelis, Palestinians look ahe ...

Middle East & Arab World 2017
August 1, 2017, No Comments

Brookings Middle East and North Africa Carnegie Council: Perspectives from Inside a Tumultuous Middle East: Syria-Iraq-I ...

Turkey 2016 – 2017
July 21, 2017, 1 Comment

Turkey’s Erdogan Refuses to Back Down in Feud With Germany (NYT) President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey raised the s ...

Iran 2017
July 14, 2017, No Comments

14 July The Iran Paradox By Michael Mandelbaum of Johns Hopkins University The Islamic Republic of Iran is both a histor ...

Syria 2017
July 9, 2017, 1 Comment

See Syria 2016 Trump administration U.S. – Russia relations 11 July Syrian Observatory says it has ‘confirmed in ...

ISIS/ISIL/DAESH 2016 – 2017
July 9, 2017, No Comments

ISIS/ISIL/DAESH 2015 CTV Montreal: ISIS – will the threat grow? Kyle Matthews of the Montreal Institue for Genocid ...

Middle East & Arab World – Saudi Arabia
June 26, 2017, No Comments

Burning Oil to Keep Cool The Hidden Energy Crisis in Saudi Arabia Glada Lahn and Paul Stevens (Chatham House December 20 ...

Egypt 2014 – 2016
April 10, 2017, 1 Comment

Copts in Egypt: Attacked again (The Economist) Yesterday at least 45 people died and dozens more were injured in attacks ...

Syria 2016
December 28, 2016, 1 Comment

See also Russia in 2016 Syria 2015 Devastation: Why refugees are risking everything to come to Europe A meticulous and h ...

Israel – Palestine/Gaza 2015 – 2016
December 28, 2016, No Comments

28 December Thomas L. Friedman: Bibi Netanyahu Makes Trump His Chump The settlers’ goal is very clear, as Kerry put it ...