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President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit Hiroshima on May 27, a symbolic visit, no doubt, but is not expected to offer an apology for his country’s nuclear bombing of the city, on August 6, 1945, which killed about 140,000, and that sort of leaves the issu ...
By James J. Zogby - May 23, 2016 - Last updated at May 23, 2016 22:33
For weeks now, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been engaged in public negotiations designed to bring Isaac Herzog, chair of th ...
By Pierre Krähenbühl - May 23, 2016 - Last updated at May 23, 2016 22:33
From the battlegrounds of the Middle East come exemplary stories of courage and resolve that we must all listen to and learn from.Batoul, a ...
By Jawad Anani - May 23, 2016 - Last updated at May 23, 2016 22:33
The investment environment in Jordan has been the subject of attacks and harsh criticism.His Majesty King Abdullah has been pushing the gove ...
By Oliver Geden - May 23, 2016 - Last updated at May 23, 2016 22:32
Last December in Paris, 195 governments reached a consensus on how to curb climate change over the coming decades. ...
By Fahed Fanek - May 22, 2016 - Last updated at May 22, 2016 22:41
Several weeks ago, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) reduced its projection for the growth rate of the world economy in 2016 at 3.2 per ...
By Amer Al Sabaileh - May 22, 2016 - Last updated at May 22, 2016 22:41
One cannot help but feel pessimistic about the prospect of peace between Israelis and Palestinians.The two-state solution seems to fade away ...
By Sami Mahroum - May 22, 2016 - Last updated at May 22, 2016 22:41
The recent STEP conference in Dubai — the biggest startup conference for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region — attracted a lot of ...
By Project Syndicate - May 22, 2016 - Last updated at May 22, 2016 22:40
During the last century, the battle to secure equality for women and girls has been fought in the classroom, in the voting booth and in the ...
By Anatole Kaletsky - May 22, 2016 - Last updated at May 22, 2016 22:40
As the European Union (EU) begins to disintegrate, who can provide the leadership to save it?German Chancellor Angela Merkel is widely credi ...

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