"The first victims of terrorism in the Islamic world are Muslims themselves," says The Official Site of Reza Pahlavi, the eldest son of Iran's last monarch, on Donald J. Trump's travel ban.
Hours before it would have gone into effect, a US judge froze an executive order temporarily banning citizens of six mainly Muslim nations from the United States. President Trump called the ruling "judicial overreach."
President Donald Trump's new travel ban for six majority-Muslim countries will go into effect on March 16. Many US states plan to file lawsuits against the revised ban but they probably will not win in the short term.
My personal experience with travel restrictions make me believe that prejudice and desire for more control, not genuine security concerns, are what lie at their heart.
A Lebanese former political prisoner wants people to hear the story of his extraordinary ordeal in two of Syria's most notorious prisons. Now he is reaching new audiences - with a little help from an old German composer.
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