Columns

Fantasising about the collapse of Iran stems from an inability to comprehend the views of ordinary Iranians

Seyed Mohammad Marandi

South Africa is helping Saudi Arabia develop its own arms manufacturing capacity and is selling it and the UAE weapons to fight in Yemen

Zeenat Adam

Trump’s team is focusing on how to force the Palestinians in Gaza - and Hamas - to submit and accept their dictates or face further misery

Kamel Hawwash

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei will be the final decision-maker on destabilising the Strait of Hormuz

Shahir Shahidsaless

Despite uncertainty over China’s long-term regional ambitions, the UAE’s need for investment at a time of decreasing oil prices means it has rolled out the red carpet

Camille Lons

As the international community looks on, the president of the Republika Srpska is travelling along a darkly familiar path

Ismail Cidic

After approving the 'new' nation-state law, we seem to be heading to the inevitable: a confrontation with Jewish supremacy in its ugliest form

Haidar Eid

The most likely scenario is that Russia will deploy its military police in the southwest de-escalation zone, creating a buffer zone

Alexey Khlebnikov

Tens of thousands came out to protest against the surrogacy law. Palestinians and others will have to wait their turn

Gideon Levy

A number of players helped bring about peace including the UAE, which should benefit from its control of a strategic Red Sea port. Eritrean exiles are not so sure

Jennifer Riggan
Amanda Poole