As the country braces for May 15, the date by which a new vote law must be agreed upon, the political scene appears increasingly divided.
For the past few days events have been held across Israel and the world to mark the Holocaust, and remember that unspeakable crime.
The Lebanese today have demonstrated the highest possible level of democracy, but unfortunately the voters were dual-nationality Lebanese who were casting...
A storm was brewing in the wake of Hezbollah’s invitation to the media to tour the south in a clear challenge to the government’s policy of adhering to 1701 –...
On April 16, 2017, Turkish citizens voted and approved a very seismic and important referendum, giving their consent to adopt the new constitution.
The rise of anti-globalization political movements and the threat of trade protectionism have led some people to wonder whether a stronger multilateral core...
As President Trump nears the 100-day benchmark, it’s a good moment to examine the relationship that has evolved between the mercurial and inexperienced...
Every American administration takes a while to settle into a basic approach to the world.
In Lebanon there is clear separation between the powers of the presidency, the premiership and Parliament.
It is no secret that there are hundreds of thousands of firearms in Lebanon.
Lebanon is on a precipice– a serious one, if we are to not mince words – and it is certain politicians that are pushing us there.
A demographic change is taking place in Syria, all under the eyes of world and regional powers.
President Michel Aoun has diffused a very explosive situation using his constitutional prerogatives, postponing a controversial parliamentary session at the...
A characteristic of Lebanese and this part of the world is that people have no respect for time or deadlines, and believe a watch is just an ornament.
Lebanon is in dire need of a new electoral law, and on that there is unanimity with no margin for political maneuvering.
The unconscionable attacks on Egyptian churches on Palm Sunday have proved once again that terrorism has no religion.
If anything, the 59 Tomahawk missiles fired at the Syrian regime at U.S. President Donald Trump’s behest were a wake-up call for all involved in Syria.
More than 80 people, including at least 27 children, were killed Tuesday by chemical weapons.
“We are all humbled by the contribution and sacrifice of our friends such as Lebanon.
For six years the stench of blood, death and toxic gas has very clearly pointed at one dictator whose crimes surpass all others today.
For decades, French governments of every color, with diverse politics and policies, have come and gone. Yet France has never wavered in its support for...
Prime Minister Saad Hariri is in Europe to meet French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
For over 100 years the Zionists have violated every international law by grabbing land piecemeal and building hamlets, bolstered by Lord Balfour’s pledge and...
For centuries scientists and philosophers have been trying to figure out just what it is that women want.
The Dutch are famous for building dykes that hold back the tides and storms sweeping across the Atlantic.
The Chinese believe it is better to light a candle than to curse the dark, and so does President Michel Aoun, who in his Arab League summit speech lit a flame...
Lebanon is represented at the Arab League summit this week with a unity and presence not seen for many years.
For the Lebanese, the tackling and solving of the country’s chronic and scandalous electricity issues would show that Lebanon is finally on the right track.
The latest footage coming out of Sidon’s Ain al-Hilweh Palestinian camp says it all.