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November 05, 2017

Essaouira - To have Palestinian sing­er Loubna Salama and Rabbi David Menahem — both happen to be

October 29, 2017

The French parliament voted overwhelmingly to convert some emer­gency police powers into permanen

October 22, 2017

The election of former French Minister of Culture Audrey Azou­lay as director-gen­eral of UNESCO

October 07, 2017

Since the death of Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi and the collapse of his 42-year regime in 2011,

September 10, 2017

Three weeks after the terrorist attack in Barcelona, for which the Islamic State (ISIS) claimed r

August 20, 2017

In the two decades after the fall of Granada in 1492, the Spanish crusade against Muslims encroac

August 05, 2017

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has fully recast himself as the 21st-century model of the

July 15, 2017

Never have the influence of nation­alist White House advisers, such as chief strategist Steve Ban

July 01, 2017

Two years before the revolts spread across Arab lands in 2011, the Turkish foreign minister, Ahme

June 25, 2017

“He’s a cat. You throw him through the window and he manages to fall on his feet.”

June 25, 2017

Britain is an economy on the brink.

June 11, 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May implied recently that British cooperation with her European pe

May 20, 2017

The turmoil, not to say chaos and uncertainty that bedevil southern and eastern Mediterranean cou

April 29, 2017

The Fifth Republic, as it has functioned since 1958, has collapsed.

April 22, 2017

The book reads at times like a thriller — it is a tale of reform and reaction, innovation and bet

April 15, 2017

Authoritarian­ism is the norm in most Middle Eastern countries and many are turning away from dem

March 26, 2017

The Dutch election was seen by many in Europe as a potential bellwether for elections in France a

March 18, 2017

The Netherlands has followed Germany in banning rallies for Turkey’s referendum on a new constitu

March 04, 2017

Steve Bannon, the Trump administration’s chief strategist and former executive chairman of Breitb

February 25, 2017

Marine Le Pen, the leader of France’s far-right National Front, argues that Washington, Paris and