Regions / Middle East & North Africa
A new study explores how U.S. foreign policy has fanned the flames of anti-Americanism in the Islamic world -- and how the only way out is democracy.
Gaza is for resilience, writes the poet, Gaza is for people thicker than stone.
If it's information about a nuclear program you want, blowing it to smithereens first is, uh, ill advised.
Understanding the politics of Iran's technological development should serve as a check on the unwarranted paranoia that Iran's scientific achievements have generated in the West.
An incident in which a speedboat charged a British warship highlights the potential for conflict between Iran and the West in the Persian Gulf.
Does the United States and NATO plan to turn Libya into a ground war, complete with occupation?
Iran may catch a break as the United States weighs invasions of both Libya and Syria instead.
Washington is gearing up for a historic arms sale to Riyadh. So why is it so hard to learn the details of the deal?
Nine people were killed when Israel intercepted Gaza-bound aid ships last year. Now a new flotilla is planned, but Instead of condemning the murder, the Obama administration appears to be giving the right-wing Israeli government a green light to flout international law and human rights.
A chilly reception for the Arab Spring in the Persian Gulf shows the strength of the U.S.-Saudi "special relationship."