Audio/Video: Middle East
This panel will explore the current state of female empowerment in the Arab world in the wake of the Arab revolutions.... See more
Why the effects of drought have so much to do with the revolutionary inclinations of a frustrated populace. Is climate... See more
Shabana Basij-Rasikh Nadia Al-Sakkaf Farahnaz Ispahani Toni Verstandig See more
Earlier this month, Steve Inskeep was on the streets of Tehran reporting on Iran's presidential election. And right... See more
Fact: Middle East
8% of Iranians approved of US leadership in late 2011 and early 2012 — one of the lowest ratings the US receives worldwide. 46% of Iranians support cutting ties with countries that impose economic sanctions on Iran 31% do not, showing a sizable minority of Iranians still value relations.
—Gallup World, Feb. 2012