Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Vice President Joe Biden unveiled the Obama administration's approach to multilateralism at the Munich security conference. Are Europeans buying it?
Iran isn't fundamentally anti-American. Now is the time to build a new relationship.
This month's provincial elections reaffirm Iraqis' national identity, signal rejection of outside influence.
The United States should call on Saudi Arabia to push the Taliban and other fundamentalists in a more moderate direction.
The bloodshed in Gaza was a testing ground for dangerous hypotheses about far greater global political issues.
The United States falls into a trap in assuming that Russia doesn't want a nuclear- armed Iran.
Will George Mitchell break the deadlock in the Middle East or just support the status quo?
President Obama can make the Iraq War the last time U.S. soldiers shed blood for oil.
Noam Chomsky discusses how Israel's efforts to "delay diplomacy" have shaped its conflict with Gaza.
Poet Michael Rosen reflects on childhood in Gaza.