Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Egypt's U.S.-backed regime now claims that the progressive, anti-authoritarian activists that brought down Mubarak are simply U.S. agents.
Will the Green Climate Fund—the UN body tasked with funding the transition to a clean-energy, climate-resilient future in the developing world—invest in fossil fuels?
The neoconservatives and liberal interventionists were discredited long ago, but the United States still has an obligation to help solve the Syrian crisis.
Mustafa Hamarneh is engaged in a peaceful “open war” for the future of Jordan.
What’s needed in Syria is not military intervention, but a global peace offensive.
The United States held nuclear energy out to Iran and then pulled it away.
Hint: it’s not just the Israel lobby.
The shift from a permanent war footing to permanent diplomacy has significant promise for prosperity as well as peace.
Gareth Porter reveals how Western intelligence believed the procurements of an Iranian university were proof of nuclear-weapons research.
Sunni Hamas and Shiite Hezbollah have apparently agreed to disagree on Syria while maintaining a strategic partnership against Israel.