Unlike nearby Israel, which is also surrounded, Cyprus lacks either a military option or protective fences.
Should the crackdown succeed in isolating, weakening, and destroying the Islamists, then others will replicate it elsewhere.
In Russia, Christians are declining by 0.6 percent a year and Muslims are increasing at the same rate, which will have dramatic effects over time
Both Salafis and mild reformers have gained strength.
In fact, I disagree often and volubly with Israeli policies.
"Whoever tries to uproot us from the city of our forefathers will achieve the opposite."
By all accounts, the mullahs in Tehran are getting ever closer to the point where they at will can order nuclear bombs to be made and readied for use.
Surviving the strikes will permit Assad to boast that he defeated the United States.
His singular foreign policy accomplishment, trumpeted ad nauseam, was the execution of Osama bin Laden.
Ahmed Shafiq, the former air force commander and former president Hosni Mubarak's last prime minister, actually won the presidential race by a narrow margin.
The point of having embassies in the first place is for them to remain open...
As Netanyahu appears to be making excessive and immoral concessions to the Palestinian Authority, Danon has emerged as a leading dissident ready to challenge his prime minister
The military has grown so large because of preferential tax treatment, subsidized labor, an extra-legal status, and old-boy networks.
History and human nature say yes.
Secure Freedom Radio Originally published at Daniel Pipes
Things have never been so good in the Jewish state.
Other characteristically Muslim crimes taking place in Western countries include honor killings, female genital mutilation, and slave holding.
If Assad is winning, Western governments should respond by helping the rebels to prevent Assad from crushing them.
Muslims make up 30 out of 31 most wanted terrorists, or about 97 percent of them.
Sometimes one is better off when an opponent feels compelled to prove his bona fides.