Der Bürgerkrieg in Syrien wird immer brutaler, die Entscheidungsschlacht um Damaskus rückt näher. Aber auch Ägypten steht am Scheideweg. Zwei Jahre nach der Revolution gibt es wieder blutige Krawalle. Dem Westen scheinen die Hände gebunden.
Only minorities of Israeli Jews and Palestinians support a two-state solution, according to a new survey. Among Israeli Arabs, support remains stable and very high.
Twenty years ago, Arab jihadists attacked US embassies in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam. Since then, terrorism has been taking root in East Africa. But the perpetrators and their aims have changed.
The alliance would serve as a bulwark against Iran. The Shiite state has been the focus of the US president's threats, and a travel ban has seen US visa approvals for Iranians plummet.
Iran may suffer from military disadvantages, but that doesn't stop it from being a major military player in the Middle East. DW breaks down Iran's military strengths and three parts of its asymmetric defense strategy.
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