Posts Tagged: Hezbollah
Lebanon's complexity can be sorted out when viewed through the lens of history.
Syria continues to sit at the crossroads of a number of U.S. interests.
The United States has a real opportunity to encourage Islamists to express their frustrations through peaceful means.
The Israeli Defense Forces are itching for a rematch with Hezbollah.
A convergence of interests in the region provide a golden opportunity for the United States to reverse its policy and help bring peace to the Middle East.
Congress inserts itself into Lebanon's civil strife with a strongly worded resolutionCongress inserts itself into Lebanon's civil strife with a strongly worded resolution.
Long before last summer's conflict, the Bush administration had been pushing Israel to launch a war on Lebanon to cripple Hezbollah.
U.S. policies of divide and rule in the Middle East, explains FPIF columnist Conn Hallinan, are now exploding in our faces.
President Bush speaks to the nation and FPIF's Stephen Zunes speaks back to the president.
The Bush administration's attempt to impose a new order on the Middle East more compatible with perceived U.S. strategic interests gets another setback.