Regions / Middle East & North Africa
A rational government would learn the lessons of Iraq and steer clear of attacking Iran. But, alas, irrationality happens...
The mistakes that the president acknowledged in his speech are perpetuated in his plan.
The president's shift in Iraq will be a climb-down disguised as a step forward.
The headlines this week will be all Iraq, all the time.
With no victory in sight in Iraq, the Bush administration is casting around for another magic word to obscure its dismal policies.
By trying to isolate Iran, the U.S. risks undermining its own political power.
Because of international treaties signed both by the United States and Iran, Iranians regard research and development toward achieving nuclear energy as an indisputable right.
His rule was a travesty of justice. And so was his demise.
Ike was right 50 years ago in the Suez conflict. Why has the United States forgotten his example?
The initial announcement of Senator Tim Johnson's (D-SD) sudden incapacitation and emergency brain surgery struck political Washington like the proverbial bombshell.