Why History Matters

By Mona Al Ghussein As a Palestinian growing up in England Mona Al Ghussein knows from…

Building bridges to success

Born in Jeddah and raised in London, Intisar Alyamani returned to her homeland almost two decades…

 The ‘starting point’ of a solution? What a Joke!

Mona Al- Ghussein analyses the proposed US brokered deal to bring peace to the Palestinians living…

QABOOS OF OMAN: The end of an epoch

  By Pat Lancaster. Within hours of the death of Sultan Qaboos, the inspirational ruler of…

Yemeni coffee achieves world record prices

BY KAREN DABROWSKA Yemeni coffee has long been highly prized by growers – and consumers –…

EXCLUSIVE TO THE MIDDLE EAST MAGAZINE ONLINE: Crossing the Empty Quarter – a celebratory expedition

  For the second time in recorded history an attempt is being made to cross the…

Paris massacres puzzle Western intelligence

Exclusive to The Middle East Online . . . By Ed Blanche There has been much…

Rouhani faces multiple challenges

Iranians will discover in the coming weeks whether or not the nuclear crisis has been resolved,…

Exclusive to The Middle East Online

Kingdom reinforces its stance re: OPEC Saudi Arabia’s decision not to cut development spending in its…

Lebanon’s environmental emergency

  UN Officer of Humanitarian Affairs John Ging recently described the Syrian conflict as the biggest humanitarian…