Although persecuted, Sudan’s Christian population is growing. Life may be awful in Muslim Sudan, but it is even worse in largely-Christian South Sudan (the Economist).
The new great game in the Middle East. Since the fall of Saddam Hussein in Iraq, Iran has become ever more powerful in the region. But now a new Saudi-led alliance is fighting back. Are we heading for a catastrophe? (The New Statesman).
Why Turkey Feels Burned By Trump. The Turks thought the president would be their friend. Instead, ties with Washington have only gotten worse (Politico).