Regions / Middle East & North Africa
This month the United States lifted restrictions on a host of sales to the moderate Crown Prince of Bahrain in hopes of increasing his influence in the government.
This article discusses the latest developments in the tension between Washington and Tehran over Iran's nuclear program as the Baghdad talks approach quickly.
It's time Europe stopped viewing immigrants as a threat to society.
Israel has squandered its cherished state-sponsor-of-terrorism card on a bad bet.
Needed: more studies linking the likes of KSM to child abuse.
Morocco's democratic deficit, too often abetted by allies, has contributed to an unsustainable status quo both at home and in Western Sahara.
Christian fundamentalists may envy the extent to which religion permeates the state in the Middle East.
President Obama promised that he'd stop buttressing autocratic regimes, but Bahrain's popular revolt is still being crushed.
This article examines the political and economic ties between Israel and Azerbaijan and the discussion of Israeli plans to attack Iran from Azerbaijan, however, the author concludes that Baku will not permit Tel Aviv to use its territory for striking the Islamic Republic as Azeri national interests would be undermined.
Trying to defend a state with illegal nuclear weapons over one with none is a recipe for disaster.