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War and violence isn't 'cleansing' at all
Global Crises

War and violence isn't 'cleansing' at all

Frantz Fanon's 60-year-old post-colonial writings about the rehabilitative nature of conflict can be widely misinterpreted today

The EU’s flagging credibility in the Middle East
Europe

The EU’s flagging credibility in the Middle East

Hobbled by its own requirements for consensus decision making, its Red Sea operation and internal struggles over the Gaza war undermine its influence

Munich dispatch: Gaza 'wind blowing against the West'
Middle East

Munich dispatch: Gaza 'wind blowing against the West'

EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell warns the world smells hypocrisy as Israel readies death blow in Rafah

What ISIS threat? Washington says there is none.
QiOSK

What ISIS threat? Washington says there is none.

A new report insists the militant group now lacks the 'intent and capability to direct attacks against the US homeland'

Biden's calls for Israel to mind the laws appear feeble, and ignored
Middle East

Biden's calls for Israel to mind the laws appear feeble, and ignored

Meanwhile, leaks about White House frustration seem entirely for domestic consumption and even then, miss the mark.

Debating the US presence in Syria: The ISIS factor
Middle East

Debating the US presence in Syria: The ISIS factor

Experts disagree over whether an American withdrawal would spark a major resurgence of the once-powerful militant group