A businessman has a grand vision to build a high-tech, high-end city in the hills of Palestine—but political barriers are hard to overcome
Prospect Editorial / March 11, 2014
Listen to our discussion on the current crisis in the Ukraine which considered the wider implications of Russia's invasion of Crimea
Ukraine's ambassador to Britain condemns the Crimean referendum and explains why a stronger stance is needed against Russia
"It is no surprise that Ukraine has ceased to function as a state—the surprise is that it ever appeared to do so"
Jessica Abrahams / February 28, 2014
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A boy faced with a solider at the West Bank wall ©WM Commons Like other peace talks before them, the current negotiations to establish a two-state solution in Israel and Palestine will...
The former Israeli Prime Minister was known as ‘The Bulldozer’: a giant of Israel’s political scene he courted controversy throughout his long career
The change heralded by the new Pope is less radical than it at first looks
The consumer release of immersive gaming headset the Oculus Rift, expected in 2014, will be the first step on the road to creating true virtual worlds
Yuan Ren / December 24, 2013
The ruling Communist Party must urgently address the concerns of patients and doctors