Regions / Middle East & North Africa
How will the international community react if Syria's opposition movement comes down firmly in favor of foreign intervention?
Bahrain's Interior Ministry has hired the heavy-handed former police chief of Philadelphia and Miami.
The Israeli right's assault on democracy could remove the obstacles to an attack on Iran.
The United States is going ahead with an arms sale to Bahrain despite Congressional opposition and criticism from human rights observers.
New avenues for dialogue between the United States and Iran are needed to prevent minor confrontations from igniting a full-scale war.
TomDispatch tries to get us to see things from Iran's point of view.
The Arab revolts disrupted a dispiriting pattern in the Arab world, and these political and intellectual challenges continue to resonate.
Iran scores low on the West's unspoken rationality and ethics indexes.
The Republican National Committee adopted a resolution that's pro Israeli annexation of Palestinian territories and con an Israel-Palestine two-state solution.
The victory of Islamists in Egypt is a victory for democracy.