Regions / Middle East & North Africa
The Iraqi refugee situation in Syria is becoming increasingly problematic.
History suggests that the United States won't be leaving Iraq any time soon.
Politics has trumped democracy as Iraq just postponed a key vote on the status of U.S. forces in their country.
To reach a peace settlement in the Middle East, the United States has to put pressure on Israel and reach out to Hamas.
'The Will to Resist' is a book about average soldiers and their brave acts of dissent against a system that is betraying them.
Beneath the fog of politics, according to a new documentary, Iran has a vibrant youth and art culture.
The war's casualties are measured in more than broken bodies.
A poet from Iran remembers someone for whom time ran out too soon.
Islam is far from monolithic. A recent arts and ideas festival in New York proves the point.
While Iraq could easily become Obama's nightmare with a policy that emphasizes sectarian divisions, a national unity framework will help Iraq become a new democracy in the Middle East.