THE MIDDLE EAST
Issandr El Amrani (@arabist) -- Writer and analyst based in Cairo.
Borzou Daragahi (@borzou) -- Roving Middle East and North Africa correspondent for the Financial Times and a great aggregator of regional news.
Jeffrey Goldberg (@Goldberg3000) -- Washington-based correspondent for the Atlantic; official therapist of the U.S.-Israel relationship.
Robin Mills (@robinenergy) -- Dubai-based energy consultant and columnist.
Prashant Rao (@prashantrao) -- AFP's Baghdad bureau chief and one of the few good feeds on Iraq.
Sultan Al Qassemi (@SultanAlQassemi) -- Prominent Emirati columnist, investor, and art aficionado; go-to source for breaking news from the Arab world.
Barak Ravid (@BarakRavid) -- Diplomatic correspondent for Haaretz. Scoop machine.
Liz Sly (@LizSly) -- Beirut-based correspondent for the Washington Post. Essential on Syria.
Brian Whitaker (@Brian_Whit) -- Middle East editor for the Guardian and a keen analyst of regional politics and trends.
Mahir Zeynalov (@MahirZeynalov) -- Istanbul-based journalist for Today's Zaman.ABBAS MOMANI/AFP/GettyImages