What Greece did to the Persians it can do to the Europeans.
The pending order to demolish the small Palestinian village of Susiya in the southern Judean Mountains in the occupied West Bank represents the most blatant violation of human rights.
As if being the world's biggest exporter of oil was not enough, the desert kingdom is now looking to conquer the refining sector as it has quickly become the fourth largest refiner in the world.
In 2013 a staggering 662,483 unauthorised immigrants were apprehended in the US. Almost two thirds were from Mexico, and most would be considered economic migrants.
Iran –- diplomatically unscathed, emboldened and financially enriched once the current international sanctions omelette has been unscrambled – will not change its behaviour.
Our 'special relationships' are confined to the Anglosphere, particularly the UK and the US, which are also the major investors in Australia.
Putin has proven himself a populist and ruthless tactician but does not match the cold long game minds of the Chinese leadership.
With all the harm that we are currently seeing in Syria and Iraq, the Doctrine of the Responsibility to Protect – or R2P – should be rolling off our tongues daily.
At least the shadow of war and threat has left Iran and the region in the light of Tehran-Washington relations and the two sides will not continue Satanization of each other anymore.
In the absence of a strong state, identity-based violence is always just moments away
The current young generation of Israelis and Palestinians need to see each other through a different lens and adjust psychologically to accept that coexistence is irrevocable.
the Syriza government has willfully ignored last week's landslide 'No' vote and secretly agreed a raft of repressive, impoverishing measures in return for a 'bailout' that means sinister foreign control and a warning to the world.