Regions / Middle East & North Africa
The gulf between the rhetoric of withdrawal and the reality on the ground grows wider each day the occupation continues.
Even in the midst of war and international isolation, the capital of Sudan is booming.
How skill at devising and executing foreign policy could lay the foundation for a mature and mutually beneficial relationship between the United States and Iran.
The United States and Libya are on the verge of having a normal relationship.
The recently passed omnibus budget bill contained numerous provisions pertaining to the Middle East that may undercut Obama's authority to overhaul U.S. policy toward the region.
Chas Freeman was on his way to head up the National Intelligence Council until the right-wing attacks began.
Waltz with Bashir might not change Israeli politics, but it is a powerful antiwar movie nonetheless.
The longer a comprehensive settlement is put off the more difficult it will be to achieve.
The recent war in Gaza was also waged online, but with an important difference: People were talking to each other and sometimes even listening.
Iranian poet Farideh Hassanzadeh-Mostafavi faces down fear of war with a poem that explores the difference between coming to her home as a visitor and coming to her home as a soldier.