Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Demonstrators converging on the Egyptian Ministry of Defense were beaten back by armed forces and police.
Israeli opposition party Kadima is joining with Likud in a unity government.
If you can call it that.
War fever has broken -- temporarily anyway.
French President Nicholas Sarkozy is alleged to have maintained backdoor ties to the Libyan government from 2005 to 2011.
If the West can provide Iran the space to compromise on its nuclear program, the upcoming Baghdad talks just might yield a breakthrough.
Shrill rhetoric on Iran divides Israel.
Meanwhile, enriched uranium is Iran's coin of the international realm.
Nine years after being killed by U.S. troops in Iraq, the memory of Jose Couso continues to be defamed.
Lieven De Cauter speaks with Empire author Michael Hardt.