Country: Middle East

Abdelbasset Sida, leader of the opposition Syrian National Council (R), chats with council member George Sabra during a news conference in Istanbul July 13, 2012 (photo: REUTERS/Murad Sezer)

The Opposition in Syria

The Least Common Denominator

Youssef Ziedan (photo: Susanne Schande)

Interview with Youssef Ziedan

Revolution Means Breaking with Authority

Emad Gad (photo: private copyright)

Interview with the Coptic activist Emad Gad

''Egypt is inexorably developing into a theocracy''

Fisher boats on the beach at Rafah in the Southern Gaza Strip (photo: Bettina Marx/DW)

Palestinian Territories

Fishermen from Gaza Risk Their Lives at Work

Iran's revolutionary leader Ali Chamenei (photo: dpa)

Iran's Electoral Strategy

All Options off the Table?

An array of television cameras pointed at the viewer (photo: DW)

The Media and ''The Innocence of Muslims''

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Against the Islamisation of Muslims

Graffiti on the wall at the checkpoint Qalandia (photo: Yannick von Lautz)

Protests in the Palestinian Territories

A Belated Arab Spring for Palestine?

Honey Al-Sayed (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Uprising against Assad

''We Syrians have become pretty fearless''

Pinar Selek (photo: Getty Images)

Interview with Pınar Selek

''The Old Mindset Is Still in Place in Turkey''

Exhibition photograph of "Breaking the Silence" (© "Breaking the Silence")

The Israeli NGO ''Breaking the Silence''

Former Soliders Criticizing Practices of the Israeli Military

US-based Syrian pianist Malek Jandali poses for a picture at an art centre in Damascus on April 14, 2010 (photo: Getty Images)

Interview with the Syrian Composer-pianist Malek Jandali

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''We are witnessing the fall of humanity''

Syrian boy with a kite made from a Syrian Independence flag in the city of Yabroud (photo: DW)

Civil War in Syria

Two Paths to Freedom

Sari Nussaibeh (photo: Rina Castelnuovo)

Interview with Sari Nusseibeh

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Plea for Radical Pragmatism

Eugene Rogan in his office (photo: private copyright)

Eugene Rogan on Arab History and the Arab Spring

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''The Subordination of the Arab World May Be Ending''

Demonstration against the Assad regime in Maadamiya, near Damascus (photo: dapd)

Civil War in Syria

Assad's Final Days Could Go on for Years

People taking part in an Iranian-Israeli Circle demonstration (photo: Jakob Huber)

The Iranian-Israeli Circle

''We Should Hate Each Other''

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