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TUNIS, Tunisia (RNS) Nearly a year after Tunisia set off the Arab Spring of popular revolt, the face of political Islam in this fledgling Muslim democracy is a 47-year-old mother of two who favors tailored suits and stiletto heels. Souad Abderrahim’s main political experience was as a student union leader more than two decades ago, […] Read More

There are potentially “incredible opportunities” for Christians in North Africa and the Middle East as a result of the successes of the protest movements. That’s according to a number of experienced observers of the region, including Gordon McBain, BMS World Mission regional secretary for the Middle East and North Africa. McBain lived in Tunisia for […] Read More