America, Egypt, Pakistan: former allies are finding reasons to distance themselves.
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His failure to act against Assad helped to persuade young Sunni Muslims that he is against them.
Yes, there has been terrorist spillover from Mail and Libya. But the seeds of the present extremism and terrorism were sown by the country’s own Muslim Brotherhood.
The ANC government has turned a blind eye to terrorist groups since the 1990s, and is endangering both its neighbours and its own citizens.
There are reasons which make it very difficult even for the best and richest armies in the world to retrieve the kidnapped girls.
An accident here would have deadly repercussions in the region and on world trade.