All World Affairs Content

17 Jul 2015

90,000 Palestinians Mark Eid al-Fitr at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Anadolu Agency. Turkey. 11:49 AM EDT

ANALYSIS. 25 Years Later: Did Kuwait Invasion Doom Iraq?

Al Monitor. United States. 11:48 AM EDT

Erdogan Calls on Pro-Kurdish Party to Sever Ties With PKK

Middle East Eye. United Kingdom. 11:47 AM EDT

US Warns Israel Against Demolishing Palestinian Town

The Times of Israel. 11:45 AM EDT

ANALYSIS. The Fight for Zabadani

Now. Lebanon. 11:44 AM EDT

Hamas: Negotiations Without Prisoner Release Impossible

Ma'an News Agency. Palestine. 11:34 AM EDT

Loyalists Battle to Secure Yemen's Aden for Exiled Government Return

Middle East Online. United Kingdom. 11:31 AM EDT

Saudi Arabia Warns Iran Against Any 'Misadventure'

Arab News. Saudi Arabia. 11:28 AM EDT

Kerry: US Will Defend Middle East Allies Against Iranian Unrest

The National. United Arab Emirates. 11:26 AM EDT

OPINION. Thwarting Iran’s Regional Dominance

Abdulrahman al-Rashed. Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 11:25 AM EDT

Mukacheve Violence Seen as Bad Omen for Ukraine

Kyiv Post. Ukraine. 11:13 AM EDT

Rival Cypriot Leaders to Decide Island’s Fate

Anadolu Agency. Turkey. 11:12 AM EDT

Kyrgyzstan Claims Neutralized ISIS Members Planned Attacks

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Czech Republic. 10:54 AM EDT

EU Urges Russia to Halt Georgia 'Provocations'

EU Observer. Belgium. 10:46 AM EDT

Damning New Video Shows Pro-Russian Rebels Surprised MH17 Was Civilian

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Czech Republic. 10:43 AM EDT

ANALYSIS. The Battle to Breathe: Chile’s Toxic Threat

Council on Hemispheric Affairs. United States. 10:26 AM EDT

Guyana Brings Dispute with Venezuela to Mercosur Summit

Latin American Herald Tribune. Venezuela. 10:09 AM EDT

Brazil’s Ex-President Latest Target of Corruption Probe

Latin America News Dispatch. United States. 10:02 AM EDT
16 Jul 2015

Washington Post Contributor Promotes Group that ‘Freed’ 9/11 Recruiter

In a recent op-ed, Labib Al Nahhas of Ahrar al-Sham put forward his organization as a moderate Mideast player. Yet only two years ago the Syrian jihadist group helped free a 9/11 recruiter.

Iran Is No ‘Strategic Ally’

The former British ambassador to the US has written that shifting interests in the Middle East make Iran a rising “strategic ally,” especially in the wake of the nuclear deal. He’s wrong.

Greek MPs Pass Bailout Austerity Laws

EU Observer. Belgium. 03:55 PM EDT

An Uncertain Future

Michael J. Totten's blog Ian Bremmer, president of the Eurasia Group, argues that the deal with Iran is better than no deal even though he doesn’t expect Iran to stick to its side of the bargain, even though he thinks “the arbitration mechanisms will ...

Egypt Arrests 184 Attempting Illegal Crossing to Libya

Ahram Online. Egypt. 03:34 PM EDT

Libya Blames UN for Hampering Bid to Fight ISIS

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 03:33 PM EDT

Air Strike Hits Shabaab Militants in Somalia

News 24. South Africa. 03:32 PM EDT

162 Die in Northern Uganda as Malaria Hits Hard

New Vision. Uganda. 03:31 PM EDT

OPINION. Kagame’s Third Term: Better the Devil We Know?

Simon Allison. Daily Maverick. South Africa. 03:25 PM EDT

OPINION. Under Zuma, the ANC Has Finally Lost It

Ebrahim Harvey. Mail&Guardian. South Africa. 03:23 PM EDT

Kenya Military Kills 51 Al-Shabaab Militants in Gedo

Daily Nation. Kenya. 03:15 PM EDT