Regions / Middle East & North Africa
If the West can provide Iran the space to compromise on its nuclear program, the upcoming Baghdad talks just might yield a breakthrough.
Shrill rhetoric on Iran divides Israel.
Meanwhile, enriched uranium is Iran's coin of the international realm.
Nine years after being killed by U.S. troops in Iraq, the memory of Jose Couso continues to be defamed.
Lieven De Cauter speaks with Empire author Michael Hardt.
The West needs to give states with weak institutions space while they sabotage their own nuclear-weapons scientists by micro-managing and strong-arming them.
"No Saudi women will go to hell, because it's impossible to go there twice," he tweeted.
Lieven De Cauter speaks with author-activist Tariq Ali.
Military intervention in Syria is a high-risk enterprise. Here's a set of principles by which the intervening forces must abide.
Tunisia is going through a classic transition moment, complete with both opportunity and risks.