With growing demands for the international community to arm and support Syrian opposition groups, a regional expert speaking at the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa has called on the United Nations to take the lead in encouraging dialogue among the multiplicity of stakeholder groups inside Syria.

Nearly 200 leading Israeli and Palestinian business people and executives of some of the largest companies called today for their respective governments to urgently move towards a two-state solution to end the conflict between their two peoples.

The Middle East and North Africa region continues to make slow progress in following through on the aspirations of the Arab Spring, but there is no turning back as people continue to push for the fruits of the revolutions they led,

In the last few years, a marked shift in Saudi thinking on nuclear issues has become evident. Saudi princes have explicitly and publicly stated that a nuclear military option is something the kingdom is obligated to examine if Tehran is not stopped in its march toward nuclear weapons.

"Syria's Descent into Madness" is the cover story of the May 27 Time magazine, recounting the act of ritual cannibalism by a Syrian rebel commander that transfixed the West last week.

As the impasse over Tehran's nuclear program worsens, those most likely to be directly effected by an Iranian bomb are showing greater alarm.

The lost history of Christians forced to convert to Islam—or die—is reemerging, figuratively and literally. According to the BBC: "Pope Francis has proclaimed the first saints of his pontificate in a ceremony

What motives lay behind last month's Boston Marathon bombing and the would-be attack on a VIA Rail Canada train?

A mass exodus of Christians is currently underway. Millions of Christians are being displaced from one end of the Islamic world to the other.

To hear Obama administration officials talk about the Syrian civil war, you'd think it all hinges on the fate of one man.

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