Young Turks are increasingly attracted to the Islamic State's radical doctrines, believing their own country's brand of political Islam to be superficial, yet the Turkish government remains unconcerned with the increasing radicalization.
Among Arab Israelis, Aida Touma-Sliman is a symbol of an independent, strong and assertive woman. For many Israelis, however, she was quite an anonymous figure until she was named second on the Hadash Party slate and fifth on the joint Arab slate.
When it comes to inflicting economic pain on Russia, the Kremlin may be doing a better job than Western sanctions.
Just don't tell that to the Russian people, who overwhelmingly blame the West for a deepening recession that has parts of central Moscow
Netanyahu's "apology" was nothing of the sort. He is only sorry that his comments were widely picked up on in the west and that many people in the world were disgusted by it. He is only sorry his racism was criticized.
A new oil order has arrived and it will be marked by greater uncertainty and generally lower oil prices as the oil industry frantically re-prices as costs decline and gains in efficiency are made, strategists say.
Bibi read the map correctly. This nation is rightist. It doesn't like Arabs. This is not new or recent. Those who call themselves the Zionist Union, the former Mapai, invented the settlement insanity, after all. That means we're on the way to a bad place
Videos have emerged exposing masked IDF soldiers raiding Palestinian homes in the dead of night to interrogate children suspected of throwing stones at the Israeli military. Hundreds of underage are prosecuted each year in the occupied territories.
Brent and WTI added more than 4 percent after Saudi Arabia and its allies launched a military operation in Yemen against Shiite Houthi rebels. Saudi Arabia is the biggest oil supplier in the region, and southern Yemen is home to many LNG hubs.
As Israel continues to withhold $130 million a month in revenue from the Palestinian Authority, officials warn that the West Bank's already choked economy is teetering over the edge, with most public employees facing salary cuts of 40 percent or more...
Passengers with moments to live screamed in terror and the pilot frantically pounded on the locked cockpit door as a 27-year-old German co-pilot deliberately and wordlessly smashed an Airbus carrying 150 people into an Alpine mountainside.
Political parties are banned in Swaziland and the President of the PeopleâEUR(TM)s United Democratic Movement Mario Masuku and the partyâEUR(TM)s youth leader, Maxwell Dlamini are subjected to arbitrary detention.
Palestinian armed groups committed war crimes by indiscriminately firing rockets at civilians in Israel during the conflict between Israel and Hamas last summer, the Amnesty International is allegeing in a report published on Thursday.