The international community must come up with a plan for United Nations to monitor the abuses inside Syria, writes Donatella Rovera in the Washington Post.
More than a year after the Syrian uprising started, world leaders have failed to agree...
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Tag: Egypt Muslim Brotherhood
May 31, 2012 | 1:45 am
May 29, 2012 | 4:38 am
Despite the ongoing violence in Syria, in particular the massacre in Houla over the weekend, it is seems less and less likely that an end is in sight, writes Ian Black in the Guardian.
Hanging over the whole bleak story is this...
May 28, 2012 | 3:10 am
All political parties that have emerged in the wake of the Arab Spring will be accountable to their electorates, including the Islamists, writes Marwan Muasher in the Washington Post.
The field in countries such as Egypt, Tunisia,...
May 23, 2012 | 1:33 am
The Associated Press looks at some of the future implications of the Egyptian presidential elections.
Many of the candidates in the race have called for amendments in Egypt’s 1979 peace treaty with Israel, which remains deeply...
May 22, 2012 | 3:15 am
American politicians are taking a controversial new approach to the issue of Palestinian refugees, which could mean a face-off with UN refugee agency UNRWA, writes Jonathan Schanzer in Foreign Policy.
The knock on UNRWA [The United Nations Relief and Works...
April 20, 2012 | 5:18 am
Writing for Project Syndicate, former EU foreign policy chief Javier Solana makes the case for pursuing talks with Iran, albeit fraught and perilous ones.
If we want to ensure that Iran never has a nuclear weapon, the only guarantee is to change...
April 19, 2012 | 4:30 am
Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Provides Lessons For Our Time
On the anniversary of the month-long uprising and as Israel marks Holocaust Memorial Day, Heather Robinson of Algeimener urges action against those threatening the destruction of the Jewish state.
April 5, 2012 | 3:28 am
The Muslim Brotherhood decision to name a candidate for the Egyptian presidency throws an already wobbly transition process into further disarray, writes Nathan J. Brown of the National Interest.
Assuming al-Shater’s candidacy and the balloting move forward,...
April 2, 2012 | 2:54 am
Jackson Diehl of the Washington Post meets the Egyptian blogger who maintains that the changes in his country have been purely cosmetic.
Nabil turned out to be right about where the Egyptian generals were headed. In...