Abu Mazen is the best possible partner
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, in contrast to his predecessor Yasser Arafat, does not threaten Israel with violence if it does not act as expected.
The Egyptian army rules for now
The bitter battle between Egypt's religious establishment and other elites is a century-old confrontation and its future is still ahead of us.
Israel prefers Assad in power
Israel's quiet support of Assad has no partners in the US and the EU, who are hesitantly seeking ways to weaken him, and brings Israel into tacit alliance with Hezbollah.
From subject to citizen
The Arab revolution still has a long way to run, but in the Egyptian constitution it has registered an outstanding legal achievement.