Columns

Likud canvassers reportedly warned voters that Israel would be forced to take orders from 'Hussein Obama' if Netanyahu was not re-elected

Richard Silverstein

The Saudi-led intervention in Yemen puts pressure on Iran to commit significant resources to a conflict which it cannot decisively influence

Mahan Abedin

The brutal ‘Islamic State’ is a symptom of a deepening crisis of civilisation premised on fossil fuel addiction, which is undermining Western hegemony and unravelling state power across the Muslim world

Nafeez Ahmed

It’s time for Palestinians to surmount ideological, factional and political divides, for no matter how deep divisions are - Palestine is, should and will always be one

Ramzy Baroud

The Houthi advance into Aden marked a red line for the Saudis but Iran may live to regret being embroiled in another war on Arab soil

David Hearst

Algerian seeks to avoid the military option favoured by France, Egypt, the UAE and Italy, which could upset the first inter-Libyan talks held in Algiers

Laurence Aïda Ammour