Regions / Middle East & North Africa
The Commission on International Religious Freedom has provided tacit support for a dangerous turn in American foreign policy.
The Iranian president's religiously charged rhetoric is often incoherent and inflammatory, but is he really a threat to the United States?
Israel needs a new Zionism or it will lose all legitimacy, Gershon Baskin argues.
By confusing fiction with fact, rhetoric with reality, the United States is proceeding down a dangerous path.
Iran is on the hot seat these days while the threat from Saudi Arabia is ignored.
In this edition of Annotate This... Stephen Zunes and Erik Leaver analyze Bush's statements and offer an alternative interpretation of the situation on the ground.
America is forcing Iran into a corner, from which it is only likely to emerge armed with a nuclear warhead -- turning what is considered by many a nightmare scenario into a reality.
Trying to paper over political problems in Iraq by sinking additional American greenbacks into military operations misses the point entirely.
The mostly hidden story of escalated aerial bombardments in Iraq and elsewhere in the region.
The last few days have brought a flurry of tense words between the Bush administration and Iraqi Prime Minister Maliki. Make no mistake: these words are dangerous.