Regions / Middle East & North Africa
As refugees take the Olympic stage, the wars that sent them running for their lives continue apace.
Some see Democratic VP pick Tim Kaine as a promising counterbalance to Clinton's hawkishness.
Clinton's rhetoric on the Muslim world might be friendlier than Trump's, but her record is much bloodier.
Trump's foreign policy isn't an alternative to U.S. empire. It's just a cruder rendition of it.
The military can't defeat the Islamic State. We must look instead at the sources of ISIS support.
Israel’s grandiose demands for more aid from Israel.
Russia’s attempts to keep Islamist extremism at bay will only backfire.
The Green Climate Fund is supposed to finance the world's shift away from fossil fuels. But fossil fuel-funding banks are eager to get on board.
The longer the Islamic State remains a viable force, the more likely it is to get its hands on nuclear materials.
What’s the point of the UN Security Council if its members can’t even sign resolutions holding the Syrian government accountable for its crimes?