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Middle-east-and-africa
Justice in South Africa: Equal and colour-blind?
For him it’s a
Thu, 23 October 2014 14:53:33 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Nigeria: A nation divided
THE road junction bears no sign t
Thu, 23 October 2014 14:53:32 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Human rights in Egypt: Silence in class
A MONTH after Tunisians tossed out their hated dictator, Egyptians did the same, forcing Hosni Mubarak to step down. But while Tunisians are choosing a new parliament to complete their transition to democracy, Egyptians have been heading back to s
Thu, 23 October 2014 14:53:32 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Syria: Tough, but bowing
FROM the presidential palace on a
Thu, 16 October 2014 14:59:37 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
The Shia in Saudi Arabia: The sword unsheathed
AT A time when Saudi Arabia’s aged rulers worry about their Sunni-majority population being inspired by the jihadists of Islamic State (IS), it would hardly seem wise to antagonise the Shia who make up the remaining 10-15% of their people. Yet tha
Thu, 16 October 2014 14:59:37 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Slavery in Islam: To have and to hold
Doing it by th
Thu, 16 October 2014 14:59:37 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
The status of Jerusalem: A mount of troubles
BEFORE the gates of the Dome
Thu, 16 October 2014 14:59:37 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
South African politics: Shaking the kaleidoscope
Zuma feels the
Thu, 16 October 2014 14:59:37 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
The campaign against Islamic State: Hard choices
THE gathering on
Thu, 16 October 2014 14:59:37 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
The Middle East fragments: The rule of the gunman
THE residents of Derna, a sleepy
Thu, 09 October 2014 14:58:57 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
The politics of Lebanon: The state that didn’t fail—yet
AS ONE of the Arab world’s earliest collapsed states, Lebanon has a lot going for it. The country may have been ruined by 15 years of civil war, but it is far wealthier than its big neighbour, Syria; it enjoys a degree of political liberty; and, b
Thu, 09 October 2014 14:58:57 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Charcoal and terrorism in Somalia: A charred harvest
Pile up the bl
Thu, 09 October 2014 14:58:57 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Mozambique’s elections: Boom and ballot
Boom, then bus
Thu, 09 October 2014 14:58:57 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Turkey and Syria: While Kobane burns
Turkey in the
Thu, 09 October 2014 14:58:57 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Jewish migration: Next year in Berlin
IS BERLIN the new Jerusalem? A Facebook page launched in Hebrew this month on how to move to a city far from rockets and rocketing prices in Israel has gone viral, reaching 600,000 people in a week. It is called Olim Le-Berlin
Thu, 09 October 2014 14:58:57 GMT

Easternapproaches
Bulgaria's election: More instability
AFTER 18 months of political turbulence, which saw four governments fall, the last thing Bulgaria needed was another inconclusive election. And yet yesterday’s snap parliamentary poll produced a highly fragmented parliament that will do little to
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:34:56 +0000

Middle-east-and-africa
The war against Islamic State: Unintended consequences
WHEN America extended the war aga
Thu, 02 October 2014 15:00:55 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Gaza after the war: A sea of despair
Home, wrecked
Thu, 02 October 2014 15:00:55 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Iran and the West: Rohani’s outstretched hand
We can work it
Thu, 02 October 2014 15:00:55 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Pentecostalism in Africa: Of prophets and profits
Saved, but not by
Thu, 02 October 2014 15:00:55 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Zambian politics: White man, burdened
ZAMBIA rarely makes a stir at the annual UN general assembly in New York. But when Michael Sata, the president, failed to turn up for his speech this year, other African delegations took note.The 77-year-old had collapsed in his hotel suite on Sep
Thu, 02 October 2014 15:00:55 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Islamist doctrine: A cause of strife
WHEN Islamic State (IS) decla
Thu, 02 October 2014 15:00:54 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Yemen’s violent politics: Houthis take over
Party time for the
Thu, 25 September 2014 15:03:30 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Libya’s rival governments: Too many chiefs
IN THE cafés of Tripoli, the talk is of who is running the country. More than 1,000km (620 miles) east, in the small coastal town of Tobruk, sits a parliament elected in June whose writ extends little beyond its poorly attended sessions. A rump of
Thu, 25 September 2014 15:03:30 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Electricity in Africa: Lighting a dark continent
THE stylishly dressed men and wom
Thu, 25 September 2014 15:03:29 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
South African holidays: TG it’s braai day
THE braai
Thu, 25 September 2014 15:03:29 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Nigeria’s Islamist insurgency: Unrest in the home of peace
FOR a town known as “home of peace”, Maiduguri, the capital of Borno in northern Nigeria, is seeing a lot of violence. It stands at the centre of an insurgency by Boko Haram, an Islamist outfit trying to establish a caliphate, and its fate is bein
Thu, 25 September 2014 15:03:29 GMT

Easternapproaches
Bulgaria: Bulgaria goes to the polls (again)
BULGARIA has changed governments four times in the last 18 months. On October 5th Bulgarians will vote for another one. After nearly two years of political instability, which began after anti-poverty protests led to the resignation of the centre-
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:06:33 +0000

Middle-east-and-africa
Egypt: Al-Sisi Ascendant
WHEN he addresses the UN General Assembly on September 25th, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will surely have reason to feel pleased. The former field-marshal’s first 100 days as president, following a strong electoral win in June, have brought economic and
Thu, 18 September 2014 15:01:07 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Health in west Africa: Help in the time of Ebola
“WE ARE exhausted, we are angry,
Thu, 18 September 2014 15:01:07 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Nigeria’s online retailers: E-bola
WHAT if Ebola spread beyond the smaller west African states, where the outbreak is concentrated, and took hold in Nigeria, Africa’s most-populous country? International epidemiologists tremble at the thought. Ordinary Nigerians worry, too—so much
Thu, 18 September 2014 15:01:07 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Crime and punishment in Saudi Arabia: The other beheaders
THE condemned may request a painkiller. Their end is not televised, and comes with a swift sword stroke from a skilled executioner rather than from hacking with a kitchen knife by an untutored brute. Otherwise there is not much difference between
Thu, 18 September 2014 15:01:07 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Confronting Islamic State: An improbable alliance
EVEN before America has properly
Thu, 18 September 2014 15:01:07 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Kenya and the international court: Off the hook?
Kenyatta’s pro
Thu, 11 September 2014 14:54:23 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Social media in Saudi Arabia: A virtual revolution
People of the Face
Thu, 11 September 2014 14:54:23 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
South Africa: Spy v spy
HELEN ZILLE, leader of South
Thu, 11 September 2014 14:54:23 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Yemen: Who’s Houthi?
IF YOU were a tribe in Yemen and fancied a road or a school or the release of someone from prison, the tried and tested method in the past was to snatch a hostage or two. Usually the government gave in, and everyone went home happy. So it is perha
Thu, 11 September 2014 14:54:23 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Somalia: Shabab decapitation
ON SEPTEMBER 1st American aircraft, b
Thu, 11 September 2014 14:54:23 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Confronting Islamic State: The next war against global jihadism
ONCE again, and more
Thu, 11 September 2014 14:54:23 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Jihadist ideology: The slow backlash
THE institutional voices of Sunni Islam have been slow to respond to the orgy of beheadings, mass-executions and sectarian cleansing promoted by jihadists of Islamic State (IS) in their so-called caliphate. So slow, in fact, that King Abdullah of
Thu, 04 September 2014 15:08:06 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Ebola: Unintended consequences
MORE than 100 doctors and nurses have died in the Ebola epidemic in west Africa, often because they have lacked rubber gloves and other protective equipment. But sending supplies and medical staff to help them has become harder, because of flight
Thu, 04 September 2014 15:08:06 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Nigeria’s jihadists: The other caliphate
FROM a ragtag ba
Thu, 04 September 2014 15:08:06 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Israel and Syria: A plague on all those houses
Which way for
Thu, 04 September 2014 15:08:06 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
The politics of Israeli settlements: Another thousand acres
SOME people are
Thu, 04 September 2014 15:08:06 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
The war against jihadists: Unsavoury allies
THERE was never any doubting the
Thu, 04 September 2014 15:08:06 GMT

Easternapproaches
Poland's intellectuals appeal: From Danzig to Donetsk
SEVENTY-FIVE years after the start of the second world war, the West seems to capitulate again to aggression, say Polish intellectuals. In an appeal, signed today, the anniversary of the start of the war, in Gdańsk (pictured in 1939, when it
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:27:04 +0000

Middle-east-and-africa
European jihadists: It ain’t half hot here, mum
THE two young men in the bus from Antakya, in south-
Thu, 28 August 2014 14:55:29 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
A ceasefire in Gaza: Long may it hold
They think they wo
Thu, 28 August 2014 14:55:29 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
South Africa and its parliament: Red-letter day
THE opening of South Africa’s parliament is always a glitzy affair: podgy politicians strut before the cameras in local garb, ball-gowns and slick suits. It helps enliven an otherwise dull assembly, where the African National Congress (ANC) has he
Thu, 28 August 2014 14:55:29 GMT

Middle-east-and-africa
Libya: Anarchy looms
IN THE three years since joyous rebels seized the Liby
Thu, 28 August 2014 14:55:29 GMT



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