Arab Spring

Court ruling may free Egypt's deposed President Mubarak from custody

Egyptian authorities have exhausted all legal grounds to keep deposed President Hosni Mubarak in detention after an appeals court on Tuesday ordered his retrial in a... Read more »

Jan. 13, 2015


Internet at heart of new tactics for Med people smugglers

Migrants dreaming of Europe have their pick of social media sites that work like an online travel agent, advertising fares and offering tips on secure payments.... Read more »

Jan. 12, 2015


Witness: Saudi blogger convicted of insulting Islam flogged in public 50 times

A Saudi blogger convicted of insulting Islam was brought after Friday prayers to a public square in the port city of Jiddah and flogged 50 times before hundreds of... Read more »

Jan. 9, 2015


Suspect in Paris attack fought for al-Qaida in Yemen

Yemeni authorities suspect that Said Kouachi, one of the brothers involved in the deadly attack on a Paris newspaper, fought for al-Qaida in Yemen at the height of the... Read more »

Jan. 9, 2015


Using last 15 years to predict next 15

In the next 15 years, the challenge for our government will be to regulate the impact of new developments for the public good without getting in the way of... Read more »

Jan. 5, 2015


Good news for the New Year

Inspired by the positive points of the spirit of Spiro "Good News" Agnew, below is a list of definitive developments that definitely deserve dissemination and discussion. Read more »

Dec. 31, 2014


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