How could Theresa May follow an American president who the world knows is crackers, insane, chronically unstable?
“I have never seen so many tunnels. They had built tunnels everywhere."
THEY left by the thousand, the jihadis of Ghouta and their wives and children and parents. Many were still armed —...
Thousands of refugees were clearly not starving. But most had lost relatives or friends.
"Fifteen years ago this week, we invaded Iraq. It was a criminal war."
One of the Saudi-UAE demands for a return to normal relations with Qatar was to shut down Al Jazeera.
When it comes to money, guns and power we will cuddle up to any Arab autocrat.
The Chechens were not a defeated people, Putin had said in 2000. “They are a liberated people.”
Perhaps two million Turks have Armenian grandmothers. But they are supposed to believe that the genocide never happened.
The Syrian authorities want the armour to be seen, to show the rebels of Ghouta know how their battle will end.
The Arabs have been regarded as exotic and educated peoples whose culture was never erased from the streets of Portugal.
THE Israelis have been mighty pissed off with the Polish government these past few days. I don’t blame them. In...
Israel’s plans for a prime ministerial “Air Force One” would reportedly cost far more than Abbas’s jet — around $70m.
DR KARAMAN Heddo breezed into the office in surgical kit, a plastic covering for his hair, a big grin on his bearded...
It’s easy to think the war is over.
IT’S a dirty old war. The city of Afrin, supposedly threatened with cataclysmic assault by the Turkish army, is...
WHEN Taha Mustafa al-Khatr, his wife Amina, his two daughters Zakia and Safa and son Sulieman went to bed in the ...
It comes as a shock when a Syrian soldier walks up with two cans of peeled plum tomatoes captured in an IS food store.
Co. Thomas Veale announced the first official Western attempt to partition Syria on ethnic-sectarian lines.
Shortly after his trip to Israel with Trump, Kushner's company received $30m rfom one of Israel's greatest insurers.