Politics

Egypt's pyramids and the Sphinx spectacularly floodlit (photo: DW)

COVID-19 on the Nile

One Egyptian's dream of a brave, new, post-coronavirus world

King Salman (left) and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (photo: picture-alliance/abaca/B. Algaloud)

Impact of COVID-19 on Saudi Arabia

Shaking the House of Saud to the core

Anti-government protests and attacks on banks in the Lebanese capital Beirut (photo: Getty Images/AFP/M. Tahtah)

Social unrest in Lebanon

Beirut – currency chaos, exploding prices and burning banks

Separatist leader's bodyguard in Aden (photo: Fawaz Salman/Reuters)

Yemen conflict

Saudi Arabia's botched war

An anti-government protester shouts slogans in front of the riot police during a protest against the deepening financial crisis in Beirut, Lebanon, 28 April 2020 (photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/H. Malla)

Beirut on the brink

Regardless of corona, Lebanon is at economic breaking point

Disinfecting buildings in Sale, Rabat (photo: picture-alliance/AP Photo/Elshamy)

COVID-19 in the Maghreb

Coronavirus and Morocco's "peak national solidarity"

Indian author Rahman Abbas at the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin (photo: private)

Interview with Indian author Rahman Abbas

The Nazis and India's Hindutva, united in hate

For Syria, against the regime: anti-Asssad demonstrators in Hazzanu, close to Idlib, September 2018 (photo: Getty Images/AFP/A. Watad)

Humanism as a universal and humane concept

From Syria to Germany – the unifying struggle for democracy

Gas production in Manama, Bahrain (photo: AFP/Joe Raedle)

COVID-19 and Arab economies

Facing the Middle East's perfect – corona-induced – storm

Bashar al-Assad's uncle, Rifaat al-Assad (photo: picture-alliance/dpa/AP Photo/M. Euler)

Stealth wealth from the Middle East

How Assad's family and others have filled their European coffers

Defendant Anwar Raslan arriving in court in Koblenz, Germany (photo: AFP/T. Lohnes)

Assad's crimes against his own people

Syrian ex-secret police stand trial in Germany

Pyramids at Giza illuminated with the message "Stay safe" (photo: picture-alliance/dpa/Xinhua)

COVID-19 on the Nile

The curse of coronavirus – Egypt, a nation gripped by fear

Unaccompanied minor refugees wearing protective masks, who were living in overcrowded migrant camps on the Greek islands, board an aeroplane at Athens International Airport to fly to Luxembourg on 15 April 2020 (photo: AFP/O. Panagiotou)

Refugees and migration in the Aegean

The EU and Turkey need each other – and a new refugee deal

Mass demonstration in Algiers against the country's ruling elite (photo: AFP/Getty Images)

COVID-19 consequences

Coronavirus halts year-long protests in Algeria

Activists in the province of Khost wait to hand out masks, soap bars, information leaflets and hand sanitizers to passers-by (photo: Mohammad Zaman)

COVID-19 in Afghanistan

"Millions of Afghans at risk"

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