Mainstream Muslim clerics almost universally see the inheritance rules as enshrined in the Quran, Islam's holy book, and consider the rules on marriage to be equally unquestionable in Shariah
The joint training is usually held every two years but was also canceled in 2011 after Arab Spring uprising led to overthrow of Egypt's longtime ruler Hosni Mubarak
Walls in Beirut and Djerba are again covered in paint, but this time it's vibrant street art - not political slogans
Salman’s month-long jaunt is expected to account for 1.5 percent of the country’s annual foreign-tourism revenue, but the economy needs to improve in a number of ways to prevent a Moroccan Spring
Authorities thought they could contain the protests that erupted in October 2016, but now they're threatening to spill over
In this democracy, the summer is too hot for protests, the winter is too damp and the spring is too short to waste on upheavals
The coffee houses, many of them opened by European immigrants, helped shape a new class structure and bring the country into modernity.
Tunisia finds itself in desperate need of an immediate injection of cash. But will the public be patient enough to wait for the promised relief?
Five years since the Arab Springs, equality for women, especially in the work place remains an unrealized goal. Here are five stories of women fighting for a better future.
The current strategic reality is the best Israel has ever experienced, but there are questions marks on the horizon - particularly as regards the Palestinians - that need to be answered.