Israel-Arab ties strengthen

It has been a remarkable few weeks in Middle-Eastern politics. This included the historic visit of Miri Regev, Israeli Sports and Culture Minister, to the third largest mosque in the world (after Mecca and Medi... Read More...
Abbas addresses the 2018 PLO Central Council

PA blocking fuel to Gaza

There is an electricity crisis in Gaza. Essential services rely heavily on back-up generators but these require fuel. The UN appealed for donors to fund US$6.5m to provide 7.7m litres of emergency fuel for 2... Read More...

UN Reform

One of the priorities New Zealand signalled when running for a seat at the UN security council was reform by way of trying to restrict or eliminate the veto power held by permanent members. Prime Minister Ar... Read More...