It’s a cold December day in Calgary – “very nice weather for making soap,” says Abdulfatah Sabouni, the owner of Aleppo Savon. The fourth-generation soap maker spent a quarter-century in business in Syria,
'Embarrassing' and 'entirely inappropriate': One of the most highly decorated former US Army generals blasts Trump's visit
President Donald Trump's surprise trip to Iraq to visit US troops, his first combat-zone visit as president, fell short among some political commentators, including one of the most highly decorated officers
Yemen war and killing of Jamal Khashoggi have put pressure on the kingdom that shows no sign of letting up in 2019 If 2018 was the time of Mohammed bin Salman, the next year is likely to be anything but.
BEIRUT (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Syrian refugees in Lebanon are falling deeper into debt, with 2018 being the worst year yet, as more families marry off children to cope financially, according to
Is an empowered Palestinian girl not worthy of Western feminist admiration? Ahed Tamimi, a 16-year-old Palestinian girl, was recently arrested in a night-time raid on her home. The Israeli authorities
Bessma Momani is a professor at the Balsillie School of International Affairs at the University of Waterloo. She is also a senior fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation. As Canadians
It is sad testament to how desperate the humanitarian crisis has become in Yemen that a partial truce affecting one city, and which depends on the good faith of two warring factions backed by antagonistic
ADEN, Yemen — ADEN, Yemen I’m giving up most of my column space today to introduce you to Abrar Ibrahim, a 12-year-old girl in Yemen who weighs just 28 pounds. Nothing I write can be as searing or persuasive
Julian Sher is an investigative writer from Montreal who trains journalists in the Middle East and around the world. For Lina Chawaf, the news of the latest killings of her colleagues came just last week.
Companies such as Expedia and Trivago are leading tourists to settlements without telling them in marketing material. Occupied West Bank - Rows of Israeli flags mark the entrance to the Ahava Visitor a