Regions / Middle East & North Africa
It's not terrorism or trade that matters most in the Maghreb, but self-determination for the Sahrawis of Western Sahara.
A letter to Hillary Clinton from 10 state attorneys general argues that Israel's recent bloody siege of Gaza was "justified."
The United States could learn a lot from Russia's patient and persistent engagement with Iran described in detail in Persian Dreams, a new book by a State Department analyst.
The Bush administration is gone, but covert operations are still going on.
In their upcoming presidential elections, Iranians will make a choice that will have profound implications on their country's relationship with the United States and the world.
The latest surge in violence isn't because the United States is leaving, but because the timeframe and terms of withdrawal are unclear.
Foreigners recently joined a weekly march for peace in the West Bank.
Nancy Pelosi's record on the Middle East tacks right and undermines human rights.
He's better than his predecessor, but whether he's adding to an already gargantuan Pentagon budget or sending more troops to Afghanistan, Obama has maintained some disturbing continuities with Bush-era policies.
A new framework for negotiations must take into account the positions of both Polisario and Morocco.