Angel Dahouk reviews Orlando Crowcroft's tour of musical talent in the Middle East
Wednesday 4th Oct 2017
posted by Morning Star in Arts
BRITAIN must rethink its Middle East policy and distance itself from the “mercurial and unpredictable” US President Donald Trump, peers warned yesterday.
The Lords international relations committee reported that, in what would be a landmark decision, Britain should give...
Tuesday 2nd May 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
As the balance of forces in the Middle East shifts rapidly, a new Morning Star pamphlet on the region is a must-read, says KENNY COYLE
Monday 9th Jan 2017
Attacking media outlets that challenge the status quo is not only counterproductive but also dangerous, writes TOMASZ PIERSCIONEK
Saturday 17th Dec 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
IRAN offered an olive branch to regional rival Saudi Arabia yesterday, proposing the formation of a bloc of Muslim countries to fight terrorism and boost economic co-operation.
Parliamentary Speaker Ali Larijani told a security conference that the two countries, along with Turkey,...
Monday 12th Dec 2016
posted by Morning Star in World
INSURGENTS occupying the east of Syria’s second city Aleppo shelled a Russian field hospital yesterday, killing two medical staff.
One female nurse was killed as shells destroyed the tent hospital set up to help refugees fleeing the militants, while a doctor died of her wounds...
Tuesday 6th Dec 2016
posted by James Tweedie in World
Syrian refugees are not subjects for social media galleries, writes RAMZY BAROUD
Wednesday 31st Aug 2016
MIDDLE EAST: Turkish jets violated Iraq’s airspace yesterday in an attack on Kurdish positions in the northern Gara region.
Turkey has frequently attacked Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants in Iraq since a ceasefire with the group collapsed last year after the Turkey...
Tuesday 30th Aug 2016
Anatomy of Authoritarianism in the Arab Republics by Joseph Sassoon(Cambridge University Press, £18.99)
WHEN the Ottoman Empire — which had held sway from the Zagros mountains westwards...
Monday 1st Aug 2016
Ministers approve illegal units alongside Palestinian housing
Wednesday 6th Jul 2016