A Christian Science perspective: With elections coming up this weekend, is there a moderating role Turkey can play in the Middle East?
06/09/2011 10:06 am
France is expected to forward the resolution to the Security Council Wednesday. But Russia worries that the resolution could be used to intervene in Syria as NATO did in Libya.
06/08/2011 04:52 pm
Pay no attention to the human rights violations behind the curtain, Mr. Ecclestone.
06/08/2011 03:43 pm
Syria's ambassador to France, Lamia Shakkur, claimed today she did not quit over violence in Syria and blamed France 24 for an 'act of disinformation.'
06/08/2011 10:04 am
If she did, it could spell trouble for President Bashir al-Assad.
06/07/2011 04:53 pm
Saudi Arabia is peddling the message of sectarian division, but that’s a dangerously inaccurate misreading of the what the Arab Spring is really about. If the US wants stability in the Middle East, it shouldn’t bow to Saudi Arabia’s opposition to Shiite Iran.
06/07/2011 02:06 pm
Oil, stocks, and the economy faltered this week, with oil poised to drop in the lead-up to an OPEC meeting.
06/07/2011 01:45 am
Weekend clashes along the Israeli-Syrian border between Israeli forces and pro-Palestinian protesters put the spotlight on the Golan Heights, a Syrian territory that Israel has controversially occupied for more than four decades. Here are five keys to understanding the dispute.
06/06/2011 04:35 pm
In Pictures Golan Heights unrest
While the Golan Heights returned to a tense calm today, yesterday's clashes signaled increased turmoil ahead – perhaps spurred by Syria's Assad as he battles revolt at home.
06/06/2011 12:52 pm