In hope of becoming Iraq's new leaders, key Iraqi opposition groups are meeting next week in London to map a strategy for post-Saddam Iraq, writes Salah Hemeid
As the explosion targeting Israeli tourists in Mombasa agitates Israeli vengefulness, Israel's rhetoric becomes closer to Bin Laden's, writes Jonathan Cook from
Close call in Kenya
Attacks in Kenya on an Israeli airliner and an Israeli-owned hotel focus attention once again on the African link in the United States-led war against terror, writes Gamal Nkrumah
The real threat?
While Jordanian Islamists working in electoral politics appear to be a powerful force, Galal Nassar, in Amman, wonders whether the kingdom's more violent Islamist trend is as formidable as security agencies claim