Some links on the Middle East
Just a few links with useful info and argument on various aspects of the situation in the Middle East and the surrounding region (very broadly and loosely defined)
* An excellent piece by Stephen Kinzer on Turkey’s democratic Islamist government, and the prospects for admission to the EU
* Juan Cole points out that the case against Iran is every bit as problematic as the case against Iraq.
* Also via Juan Cole, two views on the Wall being built by the Sharon government
* A powerful piece by Nicholas Kristof on Rwanda and Darfur