Regions / Middle East & North Africa
The first to recognize literature's power are the tyrants themselves.
Al-Mutanabbi Street was once the center of literary life in Baghdad. A new project brings the street back to life.
Increasingly worried that Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) is taking advantage of the growing political chaos in Yemen, the administration of President Barack Obama has tasked the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to use drone missiles to strike at suspected AQAP militants.
Assaults on the rule of Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad almost make you feel sorry for him.
Some in India would like to see it emulate the SEAL attack on bin Laden.
Warily eyeing Cairo's new foreign policy positions, Washington should instead take a position of strategic patience.
Even mild traumatic brain injuries among the military can have devastating consequences.
The author will shortly be setting sail on the next Gaza Freedom Flotilla.
A poem about the theater of cruelty that was Abu Ghraib.
As a result of Syrian President Assad's brutality, his country's relationship with Turkey lays in ruins.