The former Egyptian president was the dictator’s dictator. And his regime can teach us a lot about the decline of democracy in the West.
Without vocal public support and Australian government intervention, the academic is facing 10 years in an Iranian prison.
For a country that could once boast of leaders who subordinated their personal interests to a larger cause, it is quite a fall.
The death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi won't deliver 'Saddam spider hole' buzz for American audiences — but it's a hell of a callback.
Lebanon has been forced to endure years of austerity, poverty and unemployment. Its people have had enough.
Donald Trump's decision to withdraw US troops from northern Syria is just the latest in a long line of examples of the West abandoning its Kurdish allies.
Now our own federal election is done and dusted, let's look at how the outcomes of other elections around the world could affect Australia's interests.