Regions / Middle East & North Africa
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.
Economic grievances are galvanizing the Arab street to attempt to redraw the political landscape
Al Qaeda turns web tricks to its own uses.
The United Nations needs support and tools to fulfill its Responsibility to Protect.
Despite improved drone-strike accuracy in Pakistan, innocents are still killed.
Demonstrations sweep Iraq.
Neither the protesters nor the transitional government will stand for anti-semitism in Tunisia.
What goes around comes around with arms exports, as the war in Libya demonstrates.
Robert Kaplan thinks that Gaddafi, Gbagbo, and Saleh refuse to back down out of fealty to their tribes.
Bush had a doctrine, Nixon had a doctrine, even Jimmy Carter had a doctrine. Why doesn't Obama?