Middle East
  • Qatar is raising its international profile in military modernization and tackling climate change.Middle East,LNG,natural gas,Qatar,Qatar Science & Technology Park,Michael Lerner

    French President Hollande talks with Qatar’s Emir Sheikh al-Thani in Doha, 5/4/15. CHRISTOPHE ENA/AFP/Getty Images
  • U.S. President Barack Obama (R) meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) in the Oval Office of the White House October 1, 2014 in Washington, D.C.

    White House pessimistic on two-state solution after Israeli premier vowed to oppose a Palestinian state.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 25, 2015, 2:15 AM EDT
  • Workers of the Fiat factory gather next to the factory during a strike in Bursa, May 20, 2015. OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images

    The government is mediating negotiations to end the strike before too much economic and reputational damage is done.Middle East,AKP party,Ali Babacan,autoworkers,Recep Tayyip Erdogan,strike,Türk Metal,Turkey,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : May 21, 2015, 12:05 PM EDT