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21.07.14 | Menachem Klein

Conflict did not always rule people’s minds and hearts and it did not shape Jewish–Arab relations from the start.

24.10.13 | Matthew Carr

Matthew Carr describes the impact of Europe’s migrant tragedy on the island that Italians once called l’isola bella – the beautiful island.

02.10.13 | Louise Tillin

As India’s election season gets into full swing, the idea of creating new states has once again appeared front and centre.