Columns

Following US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the nuclear deal, Iran has a range of risky options to select from

Shahir Shahidsaless

The victory that the Syrian revolution achieved was a moral triumph, destroying the regime’s control over the minds of the people

Mohammed Hosam Hafez

The would-be challenger to Turkey’s incumbent president made a key mistake in conferring with the political elite, while Erdogan was busy appealing to the people

Basheer Nafi

Sunday’s vote had its fair share of surprises, including the undermining of Saad Hariri and the victory of forces like the pro-Iranian Hezbollah-Amal tandem

Paul Khalifeh

Attacks on Sayeeda Warsi are unfair and unwarranted, ignoring her instrumental role in promoting interfaith dialogue

Peter Oborne

If sanctions have tamed a nuclear North Korea, Trump and his administration may argue that the same outcome vis-à-vis Iran could very well be expected

Shahir Shahidsaless

Despite a transition to democracy seven years ago, Tunisians have been unable to elect local politicians. Until now

Intissar Kherigi

Israel will host the first three stages of the famous Italian cycling event, helping to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the state’s foundation

Flavia Cappellini

The main thing Salah will have learned from the cautionary tale of Aboutrika is that maintaining a conciliatory approach to the Egyptian regime is critical to survival

Mostafa Mohamed

The land beyond Israel’s fence is the dream of every Palestinian in Gaza, who all have the right to live and travel without restrictions

Hind Khoudary