Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Israel is conflicted about attacking Iran. Iran is undecided about developing nuclear weapons.
The always lively debate within Israel over whether to attack Iran has turned bitter.
Once again the U.S. places the burden of compromising on the settlements squarely on Palestine shoulders.
Will al-Qaeda somehow find a way to turn the Middle-East protests to its advantage?
In our special focus on Islamophobia, FPIF talks to Middle East specialist Phyllis Bennis.
Washington calls Israeli settlements illegitimate, if not illegal.
Should the United States keep its distance from developments in Egypt?
The United States is losing patience with Egyptian government.
The CIA-orchestrated coup that ousted democratically elected Iranian Prime Minister Mohammed Mossadeq is ingrained in the collective consciousness of the Middle East.
There were forerunners to Curveball in greasing the skids to war with Iraq.