Regions / Iraq
The future could hold many surprises from the Islamic State.
The Islamic State is pursuing a strategy of mergers and acquisitions.
Is the Islamic State fast-forwarding from its caliphate to a final battle with the West?
Despite everything, hawks are still pushing President Obama to send ground troops to Syria. He would be wise to reject their advice.
Whether due to personal conviction or pressure from Congress, President Obama is committing U.S. forces to defeating the Islamic State.
A post-Paris “Clash of Civilizations”? It’s the Islamic State’s Dream, and Marco Rubio agrees.
By staging terror acts, the Islamic State invites retaliation against the state — and Caliphate — it’s taking great pains to create.
The violence of war often falls hardest on women. So these organizations are empowering refugee women and girls — and men — to know and demand their rights.
Paris was a wake-up call for Westerners — a reminder that we usually have the luxury to ignore the costs of war, even as our governments inflict them on foreigners.
The former secretary of state could shatter the glass ceiling for women, but she'd leave the old boys' military-industrial complex intact.