Posts Tagged: Arab Spring
After 42 years of Muammar el-Qaddafi, it is now long overdue for the Libyan people to determine their own destiny.
Israeli denunciations of the "Arab Spring" are counterproductive because they only reinforce the perception that Israel supports dictatorial rule in the region.
Washington is gearing up for a historic arms sale to Riyadh. So why is it so hard to learn the details of the deal?
Warily eyeing Cairo's new foreign policy positions, Washington should instead take a position of strategic patience.
The Obama administration's diplomacy should be as bold as the extraordinary events unfolding in the Middle East and North Africa.
Barack Obama's Mideast speech shows that the United States has not yet adapted to the regional realities brought about by the Arab Spring.
Does Turkey provide a political and economic model for the democracy activists in the Arab world?
Behind the scenes, deposed Tunisian President Ben Ali's old security network is still a force to contend with.
The protests in Syria are encouraging, but Bashar al-Assad will pull out all the stops before he leaves voluntarily.
Without an Arab Voltaire it is difficult to see how the Arab world can escape the cycle of authoritarianism.