There is a clear and increasing role for clans and tribes as social and ...
Arab arena were not to wait for the Jewish Orientalist Bernard Lewis theories ...
"In Lebanon, there are sectarians who don’t deny their sects.. Being loyal to ...
Two weeks ago I attended the Friday sermon at Niamey’s Grand Mosque in the ...
“We will exhaust the coup masterminds/supporters until they lose control and all state institutions fall apart. In that ... more
A European diplomat, meeting with a group of Egyptians, bombarded them with questions: Who is ruling Egypt now? Where ... more
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani -- along with seven Cabinet ministers, Iran's central bank governor and an army of ... more
The Egyptian people have restored the electoral legitimacy from those who put it first, as true legitimacy lies ... more
Though U.S.-Iranian negotiations in Geneva may have failed to produce decisive results, it seems clear that one of the ... more
Benghazi, the birthplace of the Libyan revolution, has been the scene since theFriday of “Operation Libya’s Dignity,” ... more
Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri last month delivered a recorded audio speech on the occasion of the September 11 twin ... more
On November 26, 2013, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu visited the Institute for Middle East Strategic Studies ... more
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — On Feb. 13, Ali Barakat uploaded a video to YouTube titled “Nasheed: Nasr bi-Yabrud,” or ... more
"We must not trust an enemy who smiles, the Americans smile and express a desire to negotiate, and from another side ... more
The victory of ousted Egyptian President Mohammad Mursi, who hails from the Freedom and Justice Party, in the ... more