Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Why doesn't Washington voice its opposition to the wave of extremist Islamism sweeping Tunisia?
Tunisia's Arab Spring looks more and more like the status quo disguised as a revolution.
Tripoli International Airport was seized by an National Transition Council-aligned militia to protest the kidnapping of its commander.
Syrians face another threat beyond the massacre of its civilians by the Assad regime.
Washington should remember the lessons of blowback and avoid intervention in Syria.
Drone strikes in southern Yemen are radicalizing the population.
The international community should have a diplomatic "intervention" with Syria's strongest remaining ally, Russia.
The West showed little flexibility in recent negotiations with Iran over its nuclear program as the hopes for a diplomatic solution grow dimmer.
Iran is suffering from cyberattacks and sanctions, even though it has halted its support for terrorist attacks -- and has no nuclear-weapons program.
Still, it remains an extremely destabilizing choice.