Regions / Middle East & North Africa
The Algerian hostage crisis was both a human and political fiasco and its regional implications are still evolving.
Amidst the Middle East's ongoing conflicts and turmoil, the Kurds of northern Iraq may come out on top with an independent state.
British objections to how Algeria handled its hostage situation and a recent visit by one of its boy bands to Ghana highlight U.S. and European condescension towards Africa.
Is Syria just another proxy war?
When President Zine Ben Ali was deposed, a new era of modern Tunisian history -- one filled with hope and frustration -- unfolded.
Although almost certain to win reelection, Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu has been overshadowed by a charismatic new far-right leader.
The debates surrounding Obama's cabinet nominations offer a welcome opportunity for the public--and the administration--to review the failing U.S. policy toward Iran.
By refusing to make any firm commitments at the Doha summit to deliver money over the next decade, industrialized countries are effectively relegating the GCF to irrelevance.
Iran's leaders are the first to admit that Western sanctions have had a devastating impact on the country, but they're confident they can ride out the storm.
Syrian President Assad has demonstrated no interest in winning over his people.