Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Tunisia's stagnant economy could also stagnate its democracy--the good news is Washington can actually help.
Obama's decision to arm the Syrian rebels will likely escalate the conflict and torpedo any possibility for a political solution.
Are zombies the key to peace between Israel and Palestine?
Let's resist the temptation to intervene in Syria. This time, let's say 'lesson learned.'
Is it just a propaganda tool that affords the U.S. cover under which to continue its role as global policeman?
Iran's June 14 presidential election results, announced the day after voting was held, were nothing less than a political earthquake.
Iran has to be the only country where one nuclear negotiator defeated another for the presidency.
Is reflexive resistance to intervention in Syria the right reaction by progressives?
What you need to know if you're voting in the Iran presidential election -- or viewing it from afar.
As they go to the polls, ordinary Iranians understand that one of the most salient facts of life in Iran--the international sanctions regime--will not be on the ballot.