From a great piece by Rebecca Collard: With much of Gaza’s farmland swallowed by Israel’s buffer zone, experts say urban aquaponic farms can curb food insecurity in the cramped territory.
Egypt has a long history of using humor to survive tough times, but Bassem Youssef drew criticism for his more direct, “American format” of satire.
As Egypt’s state apparatus teeters on the edge of chaos, citizen mobs exact justice on suspected lawbreakers in sometimes brutal ways.
A series of reforms convinced Algerians to end their protests during the Arab Spring, but economic hardship and corruption are prompting people onto the streets again.
Shielded in secrecy, the Algerian military wields enormous influence in politics and the economy — and it wouldn’t be the first time it staged a coup.
As Egypt continues its descent into chaos, a major financial backer appears to be bowing out.
As Egypt’s police force continues to strike in much of the country, the government considers a controversial option.
With 2 top militants reported dead, AQIM suffers double blow — though far from a fatal one.
Millions of Egyptians get stoned regularly, despite — or is it because of? — the conservative Islamic government.