Regions / Middle East & North Africa
As always, the United States stands ready to attack weaker states while at a stand-off with stronger states.
When it comes to decisions that take lives on behalf of the American people, "moral rectitude" is no substitute for transparency in the Obama administration.
This article examines the hopes and prospects for democratization in Algeria.
Test our nuclear sites, please.
Congress is trying to tie the president's hands on Iran--and it's about hegemony, not security.
Iraq's future depends on a reconciliation between the Maliki government and the Sunni refugees who have fled to neighboring countries.
Stuxnet provides ready-made justification for those who would retaliate in kind.
Tom Engelhardt reports on the institutionalization of targeting suspected "terrorists" through drone warfare and how this act has evolved under Obama's presidency.
The Nasserite candidate Hamdeen Sabahi came in third in the first round of the Egyptian presidential election. Is his Dignity Party the wave of the future?
Why doesn't Washington voice its opposition to the wave of extremist Islamism sweeping Tunisia?