NPR : Middle East (3)

Sympathy, Secrecy, Strategy: How Some Israelis Offer Support To Syrian Civilians

Some Israelis are quietly providing aid to Syrian civilians next door, despite concerns of some Israelis that Syria is an enemy country.

In Egypt, A Rising Sea — And Growing Worries About Climate Change's Effects

"In the winter, the sea attacks us," a fisherman says. "We are afraid the village will sink into the sea." The World Bank says Egypt is among the countries most vulnerable to climate change's effects.

ISIS Used eBay As Part Of Terror Network, Unsealed FBI Affidavit Shows

The network operated by a senior Islamic State official used fake eBay and PayPal transactions to funnel money to an alleged U.S. operative, who has pleaded not guilty to supporting a terror group.