|Playing loose with law
Israel's declaring Gaza "hostile" is but a way to justify its unwarrantable starvation of Palestinians under occupation, writes Saleh Al-Naami
Al-Qaeda or inside job?
Rumours of power struggles surround the recent suicide bombings targeting Bouteflika, says Faysal Saouli
Take Tehran next
Israel's unacknowledged recent air attack on Syria is about laying the grounds for the new war Bush wants before leaving office, writes Jonathan Cook in Nazareth
Words, not war with Iran
Iranian President Ahmadinejad's trip to New York this week was marked by protests and opposition, yet many Americans saw an opportunity to promote dialogue and debate, writes Ida Sawyer
Get a move on, then
Darfur featured prominently at the UN this week and the Sudanese government was pleasantly surprised, writes Gamal Nkrumah
UN to the rescue?
An international conference on Iraq this week reiterated support to the violence-wracked nation but with no concrete pledges, writes Salah Hemeid