Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Qatar has supported revolution abroad while Saudi Arabia anchors down the authoritarian regional order.
Former Hamas leader Meshal envisions himself replacing the aging Mahmoud Abbas as head of the Palestinian Authority.
U.S. policies toward the Middle East were more of a factor in protests against "Innocence of Muslims" than insults to religion.
As Syrian society slowly disintegrates, non-aligned states from the developing world may show the way forward to a diplomatic resolution.
A prominent disarmament and nonproliferation advocate gives his surprise endorsement to an attack on Iran.
A new book tells the story of how the ships to Gaza movement was born.
War with Iran could spark a regional conflagration that would cause untold suffering across the Muslim world and spark deadly blowback for decades to come.
On Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's personal tachometer of war, the needle is always at the red line.
Anti-democratic forces in both the United States and the Arab world are using widespread embassy protests to discredit the pro-democracy movement.
Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has proved willing to act independently of Washington, but he's not about to leave the fold.