Thomas McKittrick, head of the Swiss-based Bank for International Settlements, was a key go-between for the Axis and the Allies
Stanley Fischer is widely credited with keeping Israel’s economy afloat
Report claims Palestinian economy incapable of supporting a state
Probably not; plus, a curious lacuna in the ranks of this position
The Egyptian protests that overthrew Hosni Mubarak failed to change the underlying realities of military domination, entrenched anti-Semitism, and limited foreign policy options
Plus Assad admits mistakes were made, and more in the news
Is pumping water into the Dead Sea saving or destroying it?