Netanyahu does not believe in confidence building measures between Iran and the US to create a more conducive atmosphere for negotiations and mutual concessions, writes Yossi Mekelberg.
'The struggle for power is not conducted along neat Shia versus Sunni or Islamist versus secular dividing lines,' a May report by Chatham House explained.
After about 2025, Turkey's 'demographic window of opportunity' will start to close, the population will be ageing and the country’s middling prospects for prosperity may well become entrenched, says Fadi Hakura.
It's this body of nerdish people who go out in gumboots and collect chemical samples, and go into factories and oversee the destruction of chemical weapons... They're very good. They're very professional, says Patricia Lewis.