Regions / Middle East & North Africa
The Islamic State is less a product of Islamist extremism than the legacy of Saddam Hussein.
Bashar al-Assad is not going to age out of office any time soon.
European nations are considering military intervention in Libya to halt illicit migration.
A Washington gathering of Persian Gulf autocrats sums up the absurdity of America's relationship with some of the world's most oppressive regimes.
For those who doubt mainstream Islam’s commitment to stopping extremists, this is for you.
Saudi Arabia's ongoing war in Yemen does more to highlight the kingdom's isolation than its power.
ISIS may be more famous for cutting off heads, but it's Washington that's learning the hard way not to slash first and ask questions later.
Despite what many in the West believe, Islam is at war with neither the West nor itself.
The regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad may not be as close to the brink as reported.
Except that in Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s world both sides of the sword are death dealing.