Israel-Egypt-EU deal temporary but Turkey pipeline is long-term solution

The current gas deal between Israel, Egypt and the European Union falls short of providing a long-term solution for sufficient gas flow that an Israel-Turkey pipeline could supply, according to Elai Rettig, an assistant professor in Political Studies at Bar-Ilan University . The current deal only adds an extra 2 billion cubic meters (bcm) of … Read more

Libyan officials return to Cairo for UN-led talks for elections

The third round of talks for constitutional reforms for Libya’s elections summarized Sunday, as Libyan officials agreed in Cairo, Egypt amid tensions between two rival administrations in the war-torn country. The talks in Cairo come on the heels of clashes between rival administrations that caused residents of the Libyan capital Tripoli to panic and revived … Read more