Violence in the Middle East, gasoline shortages in the U.S. Southeast, and the “trashy” work of an award-winning architect are..
Region encompassing Western Asia and North Africa
The Middle East is a region spanning the vast majority of Western Asia and all of Egypt. The term has come into wider usage as a replacement of the term Near East beginning in the early 20th century. The broader concept of the "Greater Middle East" also includes the Maghreb, Sudan, Djibouti, Somalia, the Comoros, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and sometimes Transcaucasia and Central Asia into the region. The term "Middle East" has led to some confusion over its changing definitions.
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UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab meets his Israeli counterpart Gabi Ashkenazi in Jerusalem after he arrived in the Middle East to..
Fareed gives his take on why Mideast violence will keep happening until it is resolved through moral persuasion.