Regions / Iran
The first to recognize literature's power are the tyrants themselves.
Assaults on the rule of Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad almost make you feel sorry for him.
The president and the clerics have squared off in Tehran. Will it push Iran over the edge?
Israel's attack on Iraq's Osirak nuclear reactor did little to halt Iraq's nuclear-weapons program.
Israel and Iran are playing dangerous games with nuclear weapons by, respectively, denying its program and disavowing its likely intentions.
A UN vote to grant Palestine statehood may provoke an irrational reaction from Israel.
Many of the same people who led the push for regime-change in Baghdad now have their sights set on Tehran.
Many of the same people who called for war with Iraq are repeating the mistake with Iran.
A new book puts Iran at the center of U.S. efforts to resolve the perennial Middle East crisis.
The Gulf regimes are using the threat of Iran as an excuse to crack down on democratic protests -- and the United States is going along.