Topic: Steven Cook
An Oct. 9 massacre in Egypt shows why the Arab revolutions need moral leaders, not just mass protests, to keep them on track.
10/13/2011 03:06 pm
Egypt's protests have managed to energize a broad swath of Egyptians, but it's unclear if protesters can harness that energy for political change. Security was tight in Cairo Wednesday.
01/26/2011 09:49 am
Tunisia's 'Jasmine Revolution' is still under way, with fighting in the capital today. Here are some of the key players driving events.
01/17/2011 09:25 am
Turkey is a successful example of a non-Arab land where Islam and democracy coexist and the economy prospers.
06/21/2010 10:54 am
Anger with Israel over the Gaza flotilla raid, which ended in the deaths of nine Turkish activists, has illustrated the difficulty of Turkey's effort to bridge East and West.
06/16/2010 04:45 pm
Vice President Joe Biden spoke about Israel's Gaza blockade after meeting with Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak today. But he did not say anything about reported election irregularities last week.
06/07/2010 02:29 pm
The president didn't announce any policy changes but sought to challenge his listeners' preconceptions about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
06/05/2009 01:00 am
Just look at successes in Indonesia and Turkey.
05/08/2009 01:00 am
The US president's public backing of Turkey's bid to join the European Union irked France and Germany, but will help boost ties with a key Muslim ally.
04/05/2009 01:00 am
Israeli prime minister resigns from his post, but vows to pursue a deal with Palestinians and Syrians.
08/01/2008 01:00 am