Taking in More Refugees Won’t Solve the Syrian Crisis
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Taking in More Refugees Won’t Solve the Syrian Crisis

(Sydney Morning Herald) – In the last week, heart-wrenching photographs of dead children on Europe’s…

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How Saudi Arabia’s 79-Year-Old King Salman is Shaking Up the Middle East
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How Saudi Arabia’s 79-Year-Old King Salman is Shaking Up the Middle East

CAIRO (The Washington Post) — When King Salman became Saudi Arabia’s ruler this year, few people…

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Obama’s Mideast ‘Free Fall’
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Obama’s Mideast ‘Free Fall’

  (Politico) – Barack Obama faces a slew of Middle East crises that some call…

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Obama Tells Netanyahu U.S. to ‘Reassess’ Policy on Israel, Mideast Diplomacy
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Obama Tells Netanyahu U.S. to ‘Reassess’ Policy on Israel, Mideast Diplomacy

  (Reuters) – President Barack Obama told Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday that Washington would “reassess”…

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Lawyer: Free Speech at Stake in Anti-Muslim Film
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Lawyer: Free Speech at Stake in Anti-Muslim Film

BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A low-budget anti-Muslim film that sparked violence…

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Obama Gets Boost for Coalition-Building Efforts
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Obama Gets Boost for Coalition-Building Efforts

  JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent NEW YORK (AP) — For President Barack Obama,…

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Congress Backs Obama on Aid to Syrian Rebels
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Congress Backs Obama on Aid to Syrian Rebels

ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation requested by President Barack Obama authorizing the…

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Islamic State Attacks on Religious Minorities ‘Genocide,’ Canadian Ambassador Says
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Islamic State Attacks on Religious Minorities ‘Genocide,’ Canadian Ambassador Says

  (The Star) – The explosion of ethno-religious hatred, forced expulsions and gruesome murders by…

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Airstrikes in Syria? Obama Outlining Mideast Plans
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Airstrikes in Syria? Obama Outlining Mideast Plans

JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — In a high-stakes address to the…

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Leaders: US, UK Will ‘Not be Cowed’ by Militants
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Leaders: US, UK Will ‘Not be Cowed’ by Militants

JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent NEWPORT, Wales (AP) — NATO leaders grappled Thursday with…

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