Turkey

Turkey's constitutional reform: All you need to know

Supporters say the constitutional reform will bring stability, but critics believe it may 'lead to a one-man rule'.

Jordan

Jordan struggles to draw new tourists

Recent Karak siege was just the latest setback to an industry in flux.

Human Rights

Protests erupt in Gaza as electricity crisis deepens

In many areas, Palestinians received only three hours of electricity at a time, punctuated by 12-hour blackouts.

Palestine

Palestinians sceptical about Moscow reconciliation deal

A meaningful unity requires a serious engagement in restructuring and reinventing the Palestinian political system.

Iran

Why thousands of Iranians are fighting in Syria

Political, ideological and economic factors have contributed to the flow of fighters from Iran to Syria, analysts say.