Regions / Middle East & North Africa
In the U.S. refusal to track down the downed drone in Iran, Iran finds yet another cassus belli.
The capture of CIA sources in Beirut represents a coup for Hezbollah.
Israeli war hawks and the Americans who enable them are refining their justification for attacking Iran.
Deposed Tunisian President Zine al Abedine Ben Ali left a legacy of repression, torture, and death.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu throws in with Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman on legislation targeting dissident NGO's.
Israel's 1981 attack on Iraq's Osirak reactor may have actually accelerated Iraq's nuclear-weapons program.
Turkey and Syria are no longer BFFs.
Defending itself is not the only motivation for Iran's retaliation if Israel mounts an airstrike against it.
Journalism is in crisis and it must be reinvented for its own good and for the good of society as a whole.
Many Afghans are angry at Pakistan for aiding the Taliban.