Marrakech among 20 Must-Visit Global Destinations in 2017, Le Monde

The Moroccan city of Marrakesh, which just popped up on the New York Times’s shortlist of 52 must-visit world destinations in 2017, has again emerged on French Le Monde’s narrow list of 20 must-visit cities this year. The French daily Read more

Libya: Has the UAE violated the arms embargo?

A New York Times report has raised questions about the United Arab Emirates (UAE) role in Libya as leaked emails show that the country may have been smuggling weapons there at least up to August, in violation of a U.N. Read more

Aljazeera: was Yasser Arafat poisoned by radioactive polonium?

An investigation by Aljazeera is suggesting that Yasser Arafat may have died from poisoning after highly-radioactive polonium was found on his personal belongings, body liquids and excretions forcing his wife to ask for an exhumation for further tests. Aljazeera carried Read more