Regions / Middle East & North Africa
The recently concluded Tenth Regional Congress of the Syrian Baath Party marks a watershed in the presidency of Bashar al-Asad.
As popular domestic opposition to the administration’s policies in Iraq reaches new highs, President George W. Bush’s efforts to justify the ongoing war seem to have reached new lows.
As the costs begin to escalate in the Gulf States, the costs of another quagmire mountthat of the Iraq War.
Military power and occupation cant conquer hearts and minds.
Hurricane Katrina reveals distorted security priorties and additional costs of the occupation of Iraq.
The Bush administration's shaping of the new Iraqi constitution.
The Mounting Costs of War and the Case for Bringing Home the Troops
U.S. corporations march into Baghdad, at the expense of self-determination.
The most important development in Iraq since the January 2005 election is the emergence of a sectarian civil war between Sunnis and Shiites.
Unleashing vengeance through overwhelming U.S. firepower will prove an ineffective and counterproductive response to this new scourge of international terrorism.