Sisi's mandate has sapped all elements of a full democratic process of meaning and the much-anticipated House of Representatives is no exception

Rania Al Malky

There is great potential for increasing trade between Egypt and Iran, two Middle Eastern powerhouses

Eman El Sherbiny and David Wood

Turkey’s leaders have painted themselves into a corner over the Kurdish conflict, a situation from which only the extremists can benefit

David Barchard

Which model do we prefer as a country: the Israeli national security state or a nation under laws?

Richard Silverstein

The creeping militarisation of Bahrain’s healthcare system has ensured the plight of the wounded protestor does not conclude in a hospital bed

Sayed Abu al-Shifa

If the international community would back a solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, the hostile posture of Iran toward Israel would be mollified

Shahir Shahidsaless