Sabre-rattling has replaced diplomacy between Iran and the US on the use of the waterways of the Straits of Hormuz.
The UN Security Council agrees on a new mission to Syria but remains divided over the mandate.
Move to make army conscription compulsory for the Haredim community has brought the Israeli government to an impasse.
The Kennedy assassination, the Hariri assassination - they were followed by long investigation.
What was supposed to mark the launch of a long-awaited series of negotiations at the UN.
Growing fears of attempts by Assad’s loyalists to enter country and carry on conflict with the opposition.
Amid the excitement over Mohamed Morsi's election victory, there was deep concern over what comes next.
The realities behind the constitutional amendments imposed by Egypt's Supreme Council of Armed Forces.
For many, the issue is not so much the former president's eventual demise, but that his legacy continue to live on.
I arrived at the headquarters of Muslim Brotherhood presidential candidate Mohammed Morsi shortly before 4am on Monday.
As I was crashing to make the deadline for my elections piece on the first day of voting, I trawled through the raw pictures the cameram