The euphoria over the ouster of Hosni Mubarak has died down, and Egypt's transitional government is increasingly coming under criticism. Many people ask themselves whether a new democratic order is really being set up. By Andreas JacobsMore
Thousands of Yazidis have been trapped on Mount Sinjar after being forced to flee their homes by the Islamic State terrorist militia. The USA has provided the region with food and water, although Washington no longer sees the need for a rescue mission.