Mohammad Sammak

Sweating the deal
The cradle of cohabitation

The world’s first civilizations sprang in what is now the Middle East. But that part of the world is currently trying to stave off a descent into chaos. Tolerance and respect for differences are the keys to peace.

Post-Qaeda
God will not give victory to an unjust state

In times of rapid change, conflict is almost inevitable. Islamist governments pose a legitimate threat to minority communities, especially Christians, who have tended to thrive under secular regimes. What will their fate be?