Israeli and US treatment of political prisoners increasingly bear the same trademarks.
The urgent need for a comprehensive action on the disastrous situation in Gaza has largely been ignored.
The P5+1 countries are encouraged by the nuclear talks with Iran, but Israel remains a spoiler despite its own nukes.
The drone assault on Yemen mocks the vote by a US-supported national unity conference to ban extra-judicial killings.
No matter who is president or which party rules in Egypt, the Palestinians of Gaza pay the price when turmoil reins.