Regions / Middle East & North Africa
The member-states of the Gulf Cooperation Council have realized that the United States, thus far their biggest ally, is really just a fair-weather friend.
Many are aghast at the treasonous nature of the open letter to Iran signed by 47 Republican senators.
It's official: The Republican establishment in Washington has completely delegated its policy on Iran and Israel to its most hardline factions.
The problem isn’t a lack of "resolve." It's a lack of good outcomes and basic moral consistency.
What Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu really fears is the threat that serious diplomacy poses to his policies and his ambitions for Israel’s government.
Iran is a silent partner of sorts in the war against the Islamic State.
In the U.S. war on Iraq, hundreds of thousands died the sort of deaths that, if broadcast in an ISIS video, would have inflamed international opinion.
Blogging from Istanbul, American Shadid King Bolsen incites Islamist extremist violence in Egypt.
It's tempting to call ISIS "medieval" murderers. But from mass murder to drone strikes, atrocity is very much a part of our modern experience.
Nearly 60 lawmakers did the right thing by skipping the Israeli prime minister's speech on Iran.