Regions / Middle East & North Africa
What can you get for a trillion dollars? A new report looks at how how the Pentagon can contribute significantly to deficit reduction while advancing national security goals.
Afghanistan holds a mirror up to the United States of our misconceptions.
After over 60 years of friendship, Israel -- of its own volition and through its own actions -- has become an economic and security liability to the US.
The siege of the Red Mosque in 2007 was as much a rallying cry for disaffected Pakistanis as Waco was for the American militia movement.
The breast-feeding fatwa has been great fun for the blogosphere, but it's emblematic of the strange workings of the minds of male theologians.
The billions of dollars in cash flowing out of Kabul harken back to the shrink-wrapped $100 bills Paul Bremer sent to Iraq on pallets.
Israel turns up the saber rattling against Iran a notch and is permitted by the Saudis to stockpile military equipment on its territory.
It is in the best interest of both countries to sit down and negotiate.
Learning what actually transpired during Israel's attack on the Gaza Flotilla was apparently of little interest to the majority of congress which signed a letter in its defense.
High-level diplomatic engagement would benefit both the international community and Iran itself.