The U.N. risks becoming obsolete (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
March 14, 2018 - 15:35 GMT
Can the U.N. save itself and become a relevant peacemaker in The Middle East?
The Rohingya may be forced back into concentration camps (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
March 13, 2018 - 15:18 GMT
Rohingyan villages are being razed en masse and replaced with military outposts and concentration camps
A Eurofighter Typhoon jet, the commonly traded military commodity between Saudi and the U.K. (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
March 12, 2018 - 15:44 GMT
Saudi and the U.K.'s military alliance has functioned above the law for decades now.
Big Pharma companies in the United States do not seem to be as tightly regulated as may seem. (Al Bawaba)
March 11, 2018 - 14:41 GMT
'Pharma Bro' is just one in a long-line of price hikers and controversial individuals
Bin Salman's visit to London has not been universally welcome (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
March 08, 2018 - 12:15 GMT
Bin Salman is responsible for one of the worst humanitarian crises happening in the world today.
Dozens of United Nations trucks carrying aid reached (AFP/File Photo)
March 08, 2018 - 06:00 GMT
The Syrian war has often been cast as a sectarian conflict between a Sunni majority population and a minority Shiite ruling elite. However, sectarianism is only one component of a multi-faceted conflict that is also partially driven by socio-economic grievances, according to Fabrice Balanche, a visiting fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution.
Different sides are using the Trump/Russia story to validate a worldview (Rami Khoury/Al Bawawba)
March 07, 2018 - 14:53 GMT
Information is now being used to reify worldviews rather than challenge them. Each development of the Trump/Russia story are telling examples.
When it comes to Saudi Arabia, the UK media is unusually deferential.  (Rami Khoury, Al Bawaba)
March 06, 2018 - 10:46 GMT
Bin Salman has wooed the West over, and journalists are documenting that process rather than questioning it.
An injured child being treated in a makeshift hospital in Eastern Ghouta (AFP/HAMZA AL-AJWEH)
March 04, 2018 - 14:48 GMT
Assad is trapping civilians while letting ISIS control cities and towns near Damascus
Palestinian Mohammed al-Tamimi, 15, sits at his family home in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Feb. 27, 2018. Mohammed, who is the cousin of jailed teenager Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi, was shot in the head with a rubber bullet in December leaving him with permanent damage to his skull, relatives say. 
March 02, 2018 - 09:03 GMT
Mohammad Fadel al-Tamimi, 15, cousin of Palestinian resistance icon Ahed al-Tamimi, was released this week after being detained by Israeli authorities despite having recently suffered a severe head injury.
Who are liberal zionists? (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
February 28, 2018 - 15:41 GMT
One group of zionists want to take being 'pro-Israel' away from those who support the occupation.
The IMF's logo on top of civil unrest (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
February 27, 2018 - 14:53 GMT
The IMF's economic vision has often relied on state-sponsored violence throughout the Middle East and beyond
Inside the Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
February 26, 2018 - 14:27 GMT
Israel joins a long list of countries and interests targeting Christian minority groups in the Middle East and beyond
Syrian men are selling themselves into marriage to earn money (Shutterstock/File photo)
February 26, 2018 - 13:38 GMT
For two years Alaa* lived in a basement in Istanbul with his mother and sister. As the sole provider for both, Alaa said he had to work as a waiter for 12 hours a day to pay rent and bills.
A Syrian girl, wounded after bombings in her neighborhood of Eastern Ghouta (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
February 25, 2018 - 13:23 GMT
Questions arise of the U.N.'s ability to stop violence after a few major international players simply ignore the latest ceasefire deal.
Smoke billows following a regime air strike on the rebel-held town of Haza, in the besieged Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus, on Feb. 23, 2018. Syrian regime air strikes and artillery fire hit the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta for a sixth straight day killing 32 civilians, as the world struggled to reach a deal to stop the carnage.
February 24, 2018 - 08:29 GMT
European Council President Donald Tusk said Friday that Russia and Iran are allowing the Assad regime’s brutality across war-torn Syria.