More Editorials

  • Give terror no quarter 

    Spain’s maritime rescue services saved over 600 migrants Thursday who were trying to cross the Mediterranean from Morocco.

  • A graceful gesture 

    Saudi Arabia, in its tradition of magnanimity, has refuted all the venom that has been aimed at its policies, traditions and values.

  • The fight continues 

    Parliament’s abolishment of the heinous penal code Article 522 – better known as the “rape law” – is a milestone for women’s rights in Lebanon.

  • Address the menace 

    Here’s a wake-up call for the Arab world, Africa and Europe: Libya is still a member of the Arab League, African Union and United Nations.

  • Keeping the storms at bay 

    At a time when multiple challenges threaten Lebanon, Prime Minister Saad Hariri has been relentless in his efforts to ward off any damage to the country and...

  • Corruption crackdown 

    Corruption in Lebanon has gone beyond being just a disease and has evolved into a philosophy, an industry that requires a great deal more finesse and...

  • Despair met with apathy 

    Striving for a better life, hundreds of thousands of migrants have risked everything to climb aboard archaic dinghies in search of a home that offers...

  • Renounce the menace 

    It is just days since U.N. Syria investigator Carla del Ponte resigned, bemoaning the regime’s accountability vacuum, and her lament that the situation there...

  • Justice out of balance 

    A country’s worth and reputation lie not in its geography, history, and resources but in an independent judicial system.

  • Unmasking the U.N. 

    The resignation of Carla del Ponte from the U.N. Commission of Inquiry on Syria is the coup de grace for the Security Council’s failings.

  • Failing Palestine 

    With the famed peace process no more than just a distant memory, the Palestinians have been at a crossroads for years, with the Israelis, the Americans, Arab...

  • Get to the root of drugs 

    Over the past few years security forces have uncovered or prevented countless attempts to smuggle millions of Captagon pills, tons of hashish and unspecified...

  • America’s disgrace 

    If President Donald Trump’s advisers are forced to search for clarity after each of his tweets how is the rest of the world supposed to make sense out of the...