Robert Naiman: US plans $53 million arms sale as suppression of democracy movement gets a “seal of approval”.
Lia Tarachansky reports from Israel.
Knesset approves plan to jail asylum seekers for longest period of western world in biggest prison.
Jihan Hafiz reports that dozens killed as Egyptians demand a civilian government.
Maher Arar, who was rendered to Syria by the CIA and tortured by the regime on behalf the United States, speaks about the conflict in Syria.
Rahimullah Yusufzai: Negotiations must take place now, Taliban fighting for religion and country, can fight forever
Gareth Porter: Balance of forces in Middle East has changed with Hezbollah able to “cover entire territory of Israel” with rockets.