A nuclear Iran?
War in Syria
Michael is a Hindery Fellow at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.
With Iron Dome, a new posture helps defend morale
Israel’s new Iron Dome short-distance missile defense system has changed the strategic landscape of its conflict with Hamas and Hezbollah, but it isn't flawless....
The real existential threat to Israel – demographics
Many analysts claim that the real threat against Israel does not come from Teheran but from within the state itself: Arab population growth. One solution for keeping...
Saudi campaign + Bob Marley = "No woman, no drive"
The #women2drive campaign for women's right to join the busy Saudi roads has taken a rather unusual turn....
Groovy Tunisian cover of Daft Punk's hit "Get Lucky"
The major hit "Get Lucky" has received a new audience in Tunisia. Take a listen!
Five inspiring Arab fashion designers
These designers have one thing in common – they all challenge conventional ideas about fashion...
Saudi opens luxury rehab centre for Al-Qaeda militants
Saudi Arabia is hoping to wean jailed Al-Qaeda militants off religious extremism with counselling,...
Atiaf Zaid Alwazir: The flawed media narrative on Yemen
“Reading mainstream media, one imagines that AQAP has taken over the entire country and that most Yemenis...
The ties that bind Obama to Bush run across the Middle East
The U.S. response to the Arab Spring has exacerbated anti-American sentiments in the region, weakened...
Syria nuns appear in video and deny kidnapped by rebels
Lebanon military court sentences reporter to jail
Arafat widow to challenge French forensic probe
When journalists get it wrong – reporting the Kurdish tragedy
Friedman’s “The Other Arab Awakening” explained
Does women’s driving really matter in Saudi Arabia?
Dubai festival opens with award-winning Palestinian film
Iran arrests popular underground singer Amir Tataloo
RIP Ahmed Negm - an Egyptian poet of protest has passed away
OPEC to sit tight over oil output on supply strains
Strike grips ignored southern Tunisia region
Libya hopes to restore full oil output in 10 days
We want your photos from the #STREETSOFMENA
The Jihad blog – what the Muslim Conquests mean today
"Island of love" lures Israelis and Lebanese to tie knot
The day I discovered the mystery of Algiers
Ephesus – history in wonderland
Qatar Airways joins Oneworld alliance