North africa

Postcard from Tunisa – voters reject Islamists, embrace sanity in cradle of Arab Spring

28 October 2014 15:06

Tunis A bloody two-day siege at a house in the outskirts of the capital last week didn’t augur well for…

The Arab Winter, continued

4 June 2012 14:45

Back in November I wrote a cover story for The Spectator arguing that the trend in North Africa for those…

How many refugees are actually coming to Europe?

25 June 2011 15:33

A human wave of refugees is supposedly setting off for Europe from North Africa. But what are the real figures?…

Zelikow’s case for a no-drive zone

16 March 2011 19:28

Philip Zelikow, who served on the 9/11 Commission and in both Bush administrations, has a persuasive piece in today’s FT…