Regions / Iraq
The longer the Islamic State remains a viable force, the more likely it is to get its hands on nuclear materials.
A little-known reason why Muslims attack Muslims.
As ISIS loses territory, it returns to mass-casualty attacks against civilians. That's why military-first approaches to terrorism are doomed to failure.
Maybe we'll never see America's torturers behind bars. They should still have to tell the truth about what they did.
Iraqi civilians will no longer stand for a government that fails to provide security and basic services.
The Islamic State, like 150% proof moonshine, is pure, but deadly.
Inviting blowback and decimating your tax base are not how to build a caliphate.
From suicide bombers in the Middle East to drone operators in the United States, youth-on-youth violence has become epidemic.
The Islamic State is growing increasingly illiquid — are layoffs imminent?
Here is one artist's attempt to reconstruct what the Iraq War destroyed.