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Arabs at the Brink

Anger is boiling over in the Middle East over Gaza, and the result ofthewar has been to boost radicalism throughout the region …

How Israel Helped to Spawn Hamas

"Hamas, to my great regret, is Israel’s creation," says Mr. Cohen, a Tunisian-born Jew who worked in Gaza for more than two …

Is Ehud’s poodle acting up?

He had, said Olmert, whistled up George Bush, interrupted him in the middle of a speech and told him to instruct Condi …

Crunch ‘cost Arabs $2.5 trillion’

The global economic crisis has cost Arab countries $2,500bn (£1,690bn) in the last four months alone, according to Kuwait’s foreign minister. Crunch …

Another Harry Truman leaves office

And like that predecessor he often identifies with, Bush showed a Trumanesque defiance of his critics – and a Trumanesque failure to …

Another War, Another Defeat

The Gaza offensive has succeeded in punishing the Palestinians but not in making Israel more secure.   Another War, Another Defeat         …

‘War on terror’ was a mistake

‘War on terror’ was a mistake, says Miliband Foreign secretary argues west cannot kill its way out of the threats it faces …