Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Israeli war hawks and the Americans who enable them are refining their justification for attacking Iran.
Deposed Tunisian President Zine al Abedine Ben Ali left a legacy of repression, torture, and death.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu throws in with Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman on legislation targeting dissident NGO's.
Israel's 1981 attack on Iraq's Osirak reactor may have actually accelerated Iraq's nuclear-weapons program.
Turkey and Syria are no longer BFFs.
Defending itself is not the only motivation for Iran's retaliation if Israel mounts an airstrike against it.
Journalism is in crisis and it must be reinvented for its own good and for the good of society as a whole.
Many Afghans are angry at Pakistan for aiding the Taliban.
The U.S. will likely leave Syria to the Arab League and avoid pressing SCAF over transparency in the upcoming Egyptian elections.
Tehran denies that the rash of explosions its gas pipelines and oil refineries have suffered is the result of sabotage.