September 1st, 2014
Nation-state is a relatively new concept in the Middle East. This geographic demarcation is an invention of the region’s British and French occupiers. But it is a concept that Muslims around the world do not believe. As Bernard Lewis says, “Muslims tend to see not a nation subdivided into religious groups but a religion subdivided into nations.”August 31st, 2014
After a summer of upheaval, from the Middle East to Ferguson, Mo., the country swings into a fall campaign with large stakes but little chance of ending the partisan stalemate that has ground Washington to a virtual halt.August 31st, 2014
A Boise newspaper publisher is heading to the Middle East.August 28th, 2014
The deadly virus called Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus, or MERS-CoV, spreads among people within households at a lower rate than seasonal flu viruses, a new study suggests. The researchers tested the family members of 26 MERS patients, and found that only 12 of the 280 relatives living with the infected people had also probably been infected, judging from the antibodies in their ...September 1st, 2014
Our Middle East football expert John Duerden explains why it is time for FIFA to allow the MENA region to form its own football federation.