For the first time in the Middle East, prisoners stage a play and gain insight and respite from overcrowding and anger.
Columbia Global Center, just opened in Amman, Jordan, is raising that city's status in the region.
Documentary mines the complex con of a Chicago mother of two whose 'nonfiction' book about honor killings became a bestseller.
President Bouteflika's quest for a third term is prompting concerns that he is poised to become North Africa's newest strongman.
The president fielded questions on Iraq before heading to Baghdad for an unannounced visit.