Kieron Monks

Kieron Monks

US & Canada

East Jerusalem suffers heroin plague

Activists fight to save addicts in towns without prospects or security.

East Jerusalem suffers heroin plague

Politics

Can equality exist in the Jewish state?

As right-wingers dominate the Knesset, Arab citizens of Israel say institutional discrimination is getting worse.

Can equality exist in the Jewish state?

Politics

The West Bank: When push comes to take

Israeli leaders and settlers stifle the peace process by asserting their "right to all parts" of the West Bank.

The West Bank: When push comes to take

Politics

Green shoots emerge at Qalandia checkpoint

The Arab Spring has reached Palestine, with a day of mass protests commemorating the 63rd anniversary of the 'Nakba'.

Green shoots emerge at Qalandia checkpoint

Politics

Egypt holds the keys to Palestinian peace

A more receptive, post-'Arab Spring' Egypt can help push the peace process forward after Palestinian factions unify.

Egypt holds the keys to Palestinian peace

Politics

Empowering Egypt's workers revolution

Since the fall of Mubarak, union members formed a new political party and struggle to nationalise their company.

Empowering Egypt's workers revolution

Politics

Could Egypt's revolution be stolen?

As the military continues suppressing protesters, youth groups worry they are being marginalised.

Could Egypt's revolution be stolen?

Egypt

No country for old Bedou men

Traditional Bedouin communities are at a "breaking point" in Israel and Palestine. They now face an impossible dilemma.

No country for old Bedou men