Columns

Islamic State is only one of the threats to Egypt's Christians, the others being state discrimination and religious intolerance

Amr Khalifa

Tehran has pushed sectarian projects in Iraq, Syria and Yemen. They must be opposed, but on inclusive national and Islamic grounds

Basheer Nafi

Despite recent changes, the legal measures towards Syrian refugees in Lebanon remain strict, counterproductive and dangerous

Haid Haid

Flynn's removal has been seen as a victory for anti-Russia 'hawks' but in reality the Trump team still aims to co-opt Moscow in drive against Iran

Dan Glazebrook

Israeli police were quick to portray an Israeli-Palestinian they killed as an IS-linked 'terrorist'. With the truth out, it's the police under fire

Meron Rapoport

When there is no right way to review the wrong laws, diversity in counter-terrorism or policing leadership doesn’t matter

Arzu Merali

Cancellation of Friends of Palestine event followed calls by pro-Israel groups for supporters to bombard universities with complaints

Ben White

Trump's cabinet would be comical if the consequences weren't so disturbing. Case and point: his new deputy assistant

CJ Werleman

The newspaper campaigned for alleged suicide bomber's release but now feigns fury over settlement for silencing the Guantanamo inmate

Richard Norton-Taylor

A final deal in Libya is impossible without Haftar, but so is one under the conditions he’s demanding. A way round must be found

Mattia Toaldo