The country's president needs some excuse for destroying Egypt’s democratic revolution, and the excuse is terrorism, the bigger the better.
The country's leader has declared the Western democratic model dead and looks to authoritarian regimes.
The opposition leader is back in jail: At least five years’ imprisonment after the Federal Court ruled him guilty of sodomy.
When the oil price collapses, countries that depend heavily on oil exports to make ends meet are obviously going to get hurt. But is the US really out to get Venezuela, as its president claims?
When 200 schoolgirls were kidnapped by Boko Haram in northeastern Nigeria last April, it took Jonathan 40 days even to mention the incident.
Bee colonies are dying off, we're running out of fertilizer, we're depleting the soil, and growth in food production is slowing. It will get worse.
Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Russia and the US each have their own, different, reasons for getting involved.
Netanyahu has encouraged Israelis to believe that the status quo can be a lasting substitute for a negotiated settlement. But the outside world has been losing patience.