I read an article today in the Arab News in regard to human rights. It seems the Arab countries are making an effort in this area. Particularly with regard to women. Baby steps, allowing swimwear at women's beaches, realizing outdated customs are not law, into the 21st century.
UN: Gaza could be 'uninhabitable' by 2020 if trends continue (AP)
from the article: Associates of PM Fayad planning alternative to Fatah and Hamas