May 15, 2019
Houthi rebels, Iran’s proxies in Yemen, launched a sophisticated and coordinated drone and ground attack on a key Saudi oil pipeline last week.
May 8, 2019
What makes the events of the past week different from earlier rockets-and-retaliation episodes? The reaction of Arab intellectuals and other thought leaders in Muslim world.
Apr 26, 2019
Barbarism has struck Sri Lanka.
Apr 1, 2019
The historic visit of Pope Francis to Morocco cannot be reduced to one dimension, as too many in the media are doing.
Jan 17, 2019
Once again, U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton has spoken up about China’s imperialist reach in Africa and, once again, his remarks have roiled the diplomatic corps of various nations.
Dec 11, 2018
The Global Compact for Migration (GCM), signed in Marrakech on December 10 in the presence of UN Secretary General António Guterres, is a landmark agreement aiming to address how governments manage the flow of people across borders.
Nov 28, 2018
"The world's worst humanitarian crisis," said U.N. World Food Program Executive Director David Beasley, is in Yemen.
Oct 31, 2018
In absolute secrecy, Israel planned a visit to the Arab Gulf state of Oman. Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu and the director of Mossad, Israel’s CIA, were key members of the delegation. This was anything but a courtesy visit.