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Columns

Pope Francis plans to discuss the plight of refugees from Syria and Iraq with Christian and Muslim leaders in Ankara and Istanbul

David Barchard

Hagel's resignation earlier this week, was brought about largely by a US Congress with little appetite for geo-political nuance and complexity

CJ Werleman

There are some hard parallels to be drawn between Gaza’s resistance and The Hunger Games

Ramzy Baroud

Israel’s recent claims of incitement against Mahmoud Abbas misrepresent Palestinian resistance as terror and disregard the context of Abbas' discourse which is complicit with Zionist demands

Ramona Wadi

Failure to secure a deal at Vienna is a blow to President Hassan Rouhani and will likely embolden his domestic opponents to go on the offensive

Mahan Abedin

The US posture in talks with Iran has reflected the perspective of a dominant power accustomed to employing coercive power

Gareth Porter