Regions / Turkey
It's not just liberals that have soured on Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan. It's the country's often overlooked ethnic minorities.
The Saudis and the Turks are scaling up their support for Syrian jihadists while the Israelis contemplate a new war with Hezbollah.
Saudi Arabia's ongoing war in Yemen does more to highlight the kingdom's isolation than its power.
From Mexico to Kurdistan, women resistance fighters have blazed a trail for new gender relations in some of the world's most patriarchal societies.
Blogging from Istanbul, American Shadid King Bolsen incites Islamist extremist violence in Egypt.
The pieces for a political deal to end the Syrian civil war are coming together — if Ankara will let them.
A former Syrian Kurdish MP is hunger striking in Washington for action in Kobane.
Turkey’s head-in-the-sand policy towards the Islamic State leaves it open to charges of appeasement.
In Turkish President Erdogan’s apparently: He claims to fear an independent Kurdish state as much as the Islamic State.
The U.S. and its allies have funded a host of Syrian opposition councils that are more interested in seeking Western aid than serving the Syrian people.