Palestinians & Israeli Affairs

Bibi vs. Tibi: Israel’s Netanyahu fires up base by targeting Arab lawmaker

JERUSALEM - “Bibi or Tibi” is the election slogan hammered home at nearly every opportunity on the campaign trail by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Rhyming, pithy and playing on Netanyahu’s

Former European leaders say Trump’s Middle East peace plan akin to apartheid

LONDON - Fifty former European prime ministers and foreign ministers have condemned U.S. President Donald Trump’s Middle East peace plan in an open letter, saying it would create an apartheid-like

Arab world

President Erdogan’s options narrow as Russia presses Syrian crisis to Turkey’s doorstep

ISTANBUL - With nearly one million displaced Syrians massing near the Turkish border in the face of a Syrian government military offensive, President Tayyip Erdogan’s options are narrowing. He feels blindsided

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman meets with Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has held talks in Riyadh with Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune, who is visiting the Kingdom in his first state visit since being elected in December. “During the