The doublespeak of the Obama administration deals a slap in the face for the Palestinians and the UN resolution condemning Israel. What a shame.
DAN-CHYI CHUA
The Palestinian Authority maneuvers an obstacle course on the path to statehood, and today it goes to the United Nations with a vote against Israel. Question: Will the Americans help or hinder it?
DAN-CHYI CHUA
They have released a manifesto. The language is crude and some may even be offended. But really, there are way more offensive things in Gaza.
DAN-CHYI CHUA
There is no country for these men. Millions of them live among us, but on paper, their countries they do not exist. Meet eight groups of stateless people in Asia.
DAN-CHYI CHUA
Of the 8.8 million refugees in the world, about half are right here in Asia.
DAN-CHYI CHUA
How does a nation so quickly forget the vile racism it endured for generations - which nearly drove it to annihilation - and inflict it carelessly on another?
DAN-CHYI CHUA
An Israeli satire show recently used the popular iPhone game to make fun of the peace process. In a way, it's the perfect crash course on the impossibility of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
DAN-CHYI CHUA
The US military doesn't always get it wrong in Pakistan: John Bockmann is winning hearts and minds, the right way.
TAHERA SAJID
Local reports say the 33 men who riveted the world with the survival-and-rescue story will be coming to Israel. But that may be just half the story. Where are they really going?
DAN-CHYI CHUA
As the president fought to avert his party's defeat in the US midterm elections, peace negotiations he was mediating between the Israelis and Palestinians were put on hold. For a moment there, it almost seemed like that was all that was keeping the two sides from resolving their conflict.
DAN-CHYI CHUA
Its economic clout aside, China remains an impotent political figure, both on the international and domestic fronts.
ALLEN
So much for being the Middle East's only democracy. Pronouncements coming from Israel's political and religious leaders are starting to sound like they are being issued from Tehran, rather than from Jerusalem.
DAN-CHYI CHUA
Prominent Palestinian Dr Sari Nusseibeh suggests what the US and the international community can do to end his people's conflict with Israel, and how wrong can sometimes be done, when they try to do right.
DAN-CHYI CHUA
The Oscar-nominated Israeli film Ajami depicted a gritty and complex situation of Jews and Arabs living side by side in the mixed city of Jaffa. But how faithful is the film to the reality of the real Ajami neighbourhood?
DAN-CHYI CHUA
Against the backdrop of renewed violence and construction in the West Bank, all the words of the leaders in the so-called peace process are sounding hollow, compared to the arguments of an elderly Israeli who's almost seen it all.
DAN-CHYI CHUA