Regions / Middle East & North Africa
The U.S. foreign-policy establishment needs counseling.
Have conservatives ever met a junta they didn't like?
Mitt Romney and Benjamin Netanyahu worked for the same firm before becoming politicians.
Why does Iran want so many submarines?
The support that successive U.S. administrations has provided to Salafism and its outgrowth, Wahhabism, is as discouraging as it is bewildering.
During the crusades, the fields were "bedewed" with Muslim blood.
U.S. government wants to have it both ways: sanctions on Iran while hiring a contractor that does business with Iran.
The vicious prosecution of an Iranian-born U.S. philanthropist drives home the destructive nature of U.S. sanctions on Iran.
Thanks to rules and historical accounts in the Old Testament, early Christians found the justification and precedents they needed to kill Muslims en masse.
Much more effort is expended on figuring out what makes Islamic extremists tick than on what motivates the will to dominate of the United States.