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Nisrine Hammoud
When Gabriel (not his real name) was 21 years old, he rushed from his workplace, on the al-Sayyad roundabout, to shake then Israeli Defense Minister...
Sunday, July 8, 2012
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Mohamad Bdeir
Disappointment. Anxiety. A dark day. End of the age of illusions. Bad omen. A dangerous victory.... These are some of the expressions that oozed from...
Tuesday, June 26, 2012
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Iran should be part of the solution to the Syria crisis, international mediator Kofi Annan said on Friday, a week before a planned crisis meeting...
Friday, June 22, 2012
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Radwan Mortada
In Al-Rastan, regime loyalists and opponents live side by side. They are governed by an undeclared truce - a truce that has recently begun to reel as...
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
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Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas has demanded that Israel free Palestinian prisoners taken before the 1993 Oslo peace accord before any new...
Sunday, June 10, 2012
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Nasser Charara
UN envoy Kofi Annan’s recent trip to Damascus revealed that his bid to resolve the crisis in Syria is faltering. By his own admission, his six-point...
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
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Joanne Bajjaly
Seventy years after it opened, the National Museum, once a byword for division in Beirut, has acquired new status as a symbol of unity and rebirth....
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
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Abbad Yehya
Ramallah - Halfway between occupied Jerusalem and Nablus, in middle of the West Bank and 9km north of Ramallah, private Palestinian funds, generously...
Friday, June 1, 2012
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May Ali
While mistrust and mutual recrimination run high, worsening economic conditions could spur Sudan and South Sudan into a truce.
Thursday, May 31, 2012
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