Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Establishing a pro-Western government in Damascus and inflicting damage on Iran is an illusion.
Emphasis, as always, added.
The Israel lobby is responsible for its fair share of catastrophes--but the Iraq war is not among them.
It's often forgotten that of the nine killed by Israeli commandos on the Mavi Marmara in 2010, one was an American citizen.
It's time to seize upon AIPAC's strategic blunder of singling Israel out for special treatment in Washington and push for an end to U.S. military aid to Israel.
The Syrian government and the opposition trade accusations about using chemical weapons and propagandizing the attacks.
Jordanians carefully scrutinized Jeffrey Goldberg's article about King Abdullah in the Atlantic.
Morocco won't be able to put off the issue of Western Sahara's right to sovereignty indefinitely.
Unless a tactical shift in the balance of power occurs, it is unlikely that either the regime or the rebels will gain control of Syria's entire territory.
Putting aside even Iraq's horrifying descent into sectarian violence, the United States did a spectacularly poor job of governing the country.