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By Richard Palmer, from July 23, 2014 in Analysis »
‘This has never happened in Christian or Islamic history. Even Genghis Khan or Hulagu didn’t do this.’
By Richard Palmer, from July 17, 2014 in Analysis »
For the terrorist group ISIS, establishing a caliphate is simply one step on the road to war with Europe.
By Richard Palmer, from July 15, 2014 in Top Stories »
Security guards hold back anti-Semitic lynch mob outside a full synagogue.
By Callum Wood, from July 11, 2014 in Analysis »
Where is the chaos in Gaza headed?
By Anthony Chibarirwe, from July 8, 2014 in News »
The murders of three Jewish teenagers and a Palestinian teenager reveal two sides headed for inevitable conflict.
By Anthony Chibarirwe, from July 3, 2014 in Analysis »
ISIS appears to be picking a fight in the wrong neighborhood.
Politicians and the media were mesmerized by Pope Francis’s peaceful-looking gestures. Almost nobody recognized the extremely provocative nature of his trip! 
By Sam Livingston, from June 23, 2014 in News »
As the U.S. takes Iran on as an ally in Iraq, how long can sanctions last?