The idea long promoted by international sports federations that sports and politics are unrelated has always been an illusion.
Mr. Erdogan’s actions at home undermine any suggestion that he is adhering to values projected by Europe and U.S. President Joe Biden.
The truly historic nature of the UAE-Israel deal is in the fine print.
The UAE’s recognition of Israel puts Saudi Arabia more than any other Gulf state in the hot seat.
Israel will have to walk a fine line between accommodating the U.S. and maintaining freedom of relations with China.
What Donald Trump and ultra-conservative Pakistani imams have in common.
One fallout from the coronavirus pandemic will be popular calls to put deficient health care on par with committing crimes against humanity during times of war.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman rolls the dice with bid for Newcastle United.
From Israel and Pakistan to India, ultra-conservative communities have emerged as virus-spreading clusters. This is not helped by governments reluctant to disrupt ultra-orthodox life by enforcing public health measures.
Syria’s announcement of its first COVID-19 case highlights the public health threat posed by war zones that produce millions of refugees and displaced persons.