In just a decade, the media-savvy Assad has effectively ended Syria's international isolation at no cost.
International pressure seen in decision to review case where woman was sentenced to death by stoning for involvement in the murder of her husband.
Soldiers serving at one of Israel's most secret bases exposed on the social networking site.
Israel’s army and citizens are using Twitter, Facebook and Youtube to win the world’s sympathy after the recent flotilla assault.
Yemeni developer of software to circumvent online censors wins prestigious TED fellowship.
An off-the-cuff comment by a leader of Saudi Arabia’s religious police has led to dismissals, death threats and debates about menopause.