On 15 September, 2014, more than 400 asylum seekers from the Gaza Strip, Syria, Egypt and Sudan were drowned in international waters on their way to Italy
During the course of Israel’s three-week campaign of mass arrests in the West Bank, ostensibly to search for the killers of three settlers,
Silence about abuse of Palestinian minors contrasts with outrage over 3 missing Israelis
U.S. and European governments express alarm about what they say is a growing number of their citizens traveling to Syria to join extremist militants in the fight to topple Bashar al-Assad. In the United States,
The United Nations has warned that a looming drought in Syria could push millions more people into hunger and exacerbate a refugee crisis caused by the three-year conflict.