Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Obama officials have repeatedly expressed a commitment to killing large numbers of ISIS fighters. Will Trump take it even further?
This year's lowlights from world politics, the culture wars, and the military-industrial complex.
During the Cold War, the CIA did everything it’s accusing Russia of doing today — and more.
From the Big Lie to torture and sectarian violence, the U.S. and the Middle East are still paying the price for our moral perversions in Iraq.
Before he leaves office, Obama should set up a truth commission on the Iraq War.
If Trump really sought to make America great again, he'd extricate the U.S. from war. But early signs aren't promising.
Donald Trump is inheriting the scariest tools of aggression imaginable. A new book explores their dark legacy.
Every day Palestinians live in fear of another U.S.-funded attack by the Israeli government.
After a mere eight years in which diplomacy narrowly edged out militarism, the foreign policy elite rallying around Clinton has forgotten the lessons of the George W. Bush era.
The latest attacks on journalists and news organizations by corrupt populists are contributing to a global rollback of fundamental rights.