Middle East

 

The article was written before the most recent cease-fire was announced.

The statistics are just beginning to be analyzed—by UN agencies and a myriad of...

 

The Committee to Protect Journalists welcomes the release of American freelance journalist Peter Theo Curtis, who was held captive by the al-Qaeda affiliate Jabhat al-Nusra since October...

Recent Israeli attack on Gaza

[Commentary]

Over the past couple weeks, the world has watched as the always simmering conflict between...

Prime Minister Netanyahu -- with region's most powerful army and blanket Western support what incentive to break new path?

[Speaking Truth To Power]...

Senator Charles Schumer

The bodies of three teenagers kidnapped in Israel 18 days ago were discovered today. They are: Naftali Fraenkel, 16, an American-Israeli...

Syrian Students Restore Our Global Cultural HeritageThe Damascus Citadel, SyriaDuring mid-July, 2013, the General Directorate of Antiquities and Museums (DGAM) of the Ministry of Culture in...

Palestinian refugees

Masnaa border crossing (Syria/Lebanon)---Predictions about the likely course of events in this region, including occasional...

The city of Homs, Syria. The Syrian conflict could also deprive thousands of refugees chance to take a critical pre-college exam next month

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The side of the Syria "rebels" you don't see on corporate media

[Life in Eastern Syria]

The National Museum, Damascus...

Photo depicts teens in clothing simulating the KKK and some in blackface and 'afros' enacting mock lynching. Photo: Mizbala

A group of Israeli high school boys...

Ariel Sharon

My thoughts and prayers are with the State of Israel and the family of Ariel Sharon.

Prime Minister Sharon led a life dedicated to public...

Ariel Sharon. Pic GPO

Ariel Sharon, whose half century as a military and political leader in Israel was marked with victories and...

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The late PLO leader Arafat

[Global: Middle East]

Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was poisoned to death in 2004 with radioactive polonium,...

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