The Arab League is ready to take Syria back and talk to Assad for full restorations of ties

Kamal Alam

The Arab Spring remains an active source of inspiration and a powerful driver for more protests despite the grim regional landscape

Alain Gabon

Such a treaty could enable Palestinians to hold transnational corporations accountable for their involvement in Israel’s apartheid regime

Maren Mantovani

As plunder and thuggery grip the country’s war-scarred landscapes, conservationists find themselves powerless to intervene

Diana Darke

The time is right for museums that have long benefited from plundered artefacts to assist in repatriating cultural property

Ruqaya Izzidien

UN mechanism aiming to investigative atrocities committed by the Burmese military needs to be fully funded

Nurul Islam
Kyaw Win

It is no surprise that President Macron's unofficial adviser has failed to give Islam in France a viable direction

François Burgat

In seeking to isolate and weaken Iran today, in alliance with Israel, UAE and Saudi Arabia, the US administration is threatening regional and international peace and stability

Sina Toossi

An army of social media trolls are at the ready to denounce legitimate criticism of Israel’s occupation and settlement enterprise

Kamel Hawwash

The presence of a peaceful Islamist movement in Tunisia is a thorn in the side of the dictatorships in the Gulf and Egypt, who seek to end the country's fragile experiment with democracy

David Hearst