Regions / Middle East & North Africa
How an Iranian nuclear-weapons program became accepted wisdom.
Conn Hallinan remembers Carl Bloice—an FPIF columnist, longtime journalist, and lifetime advocate for the dispossessed.
International law expert Reza Nasri explains Iran's distrust of international media, institutions, and NGOs.
It’s time for the United States and Saudi Arabia to make a clean break.
Don’t underestimate Syrian rebel know-how: they may have made the rockets used to launch chemical weapons at Ghouta.
Iranians have a sovereign right to choose whomever they want to represent them at the UN, just as Texans have the right to choose whatever Ivy League meathead they want to represent them in Congress.
The latest UN report on addressing climate change reflects a strong Western bias, but it's the most comprehensive tool we've got.
Who’s more credible: Seymour Hersh or Turkish Prime Minister Recep Erdoğan?
Veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars are holding the U.S. government accountable for innocent victims on all sides of the fighting.
Eritrean refugees face human trafficking, exploitation, and hostility throughout North Africa and the Sahel.