02/07/14 03:16 PM
JERUSALEM (AP) — Ibrahim Sana worked for a global tech company, then broke off to start his own venture. Last year, he was crowned one of Israel's seven most promising young entrepreneurs by a financial newspaper. Sana's story isn't typical — he is one of only a few hundred Arabs who have...
By Ashe Schow | 02/07/14 02:19 PM
A female student in Saudi Arabia died after male paramedics were allegedly denied access to the female-only campus, according to Gulf News.
By Susan Crabtree | 02/05/14 11:23 AM
U.S. officials and key lawmakers on Capitol Hill are growing increasingly pessimistic about the prospects for bringing the bloody civil war in Syria to an end after the regime unleashed a new round of “barrel bombs” this week, killing civilians in the northern city of Aleppo.
By Donna Cassata | 02/03/14 08:18 AM
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is warning Congress that new unilateral sanctions against Iran could upend sensitive international negotiations over its nuclear development, imploring lawmakers to work with the Obama administration in presenting a unified front to Tehran.
By Joel Gehrke | 01/31/14 08:45 AM
Saudi Arabian diplomats and military officials refused to meet with a bipartisan delegation of senior congressional staffers who visited the Middle Eastern country last week, an unusual snub that suggests increased tension between the U.S. and a key ally.
By Susan Crabtree | 01/28/14 08:41 AM
Although foreign policy is only expected to play a minor role in President Obama's Tuesday night remarks, experts say the president has an important opportunity to address growing domestic concern about the nascent deal to scale back Iran's nuclear program.
By Brian Hughes | 01/24/14 11:37 AM
Seeking a fresh start after five years in office, President Obama hopes to use his biggest speech of 2014 to put the worst stretch of his presidency behind him.
By Associated Press | 01/24/14 08:59 AM
DETROIT — An interim nuclear agreement between world powers and Iran presents "the perfect time" to press for the release of an ex-Marine being held on spying charges, a former defense secretary and three retired high-ranking generals wrote to President Obama. The letter, dated Monday and...
By Timothy P. Carney | 01/23/14 04:44 PM
The "Arab Spring" hasn't brought peace for Christians in the Middle East, Michael Brendan Dougherty tells in a gripping piece at The Week: Ayman's Arabic-language teacher told him to cover his tattoo in class. Instead of complying, the young man defiantly pulled out the cross that hung around...
By Charles Hoskinson | 01/23/14 03:01 PM
The CNN host Thursday morning discussed his interview with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, saying the Iranian leader had declared that his country would not destroy its nuclear centrifuges "under any circumstances," and gave a pessimistic assessment of what that means for a deal on Iran's...
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