Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Barack Obama could open a new chapter in U.S.-Iranian relations by visiting Iran. He wouldn't be alone.
Instead of scaling up an already disastrous war, the United States could change course in a way that would ultimately do a lot more to ensure the world's safety.
One veteran's chilling account of what he saw while serving in the Iraq War underscores the violent way U.S. forces have treated Iraqi detainees, even after they've died.
Convert the huge U.S. Embassy into a university.
The economic chickens are coming home to roost.
For all its enduring power, Big Oil finds itself in a precarious position today.
Republicans are trying to depict Obama's right-wing positions as being far-left to siphon off Jewish voters.
Visual artist Daniel Heyman talks about his new exhibit on the representation of torture in the Iraq War.
An essential guide for preventing a new war in the Middle East.
Columnist Conn Hallinan warns that conflicts in Iran and Georgia might soon be eclipsed by simmering tension elsewhere.