Posts Tagged: middle East
Israel and Saudi Arabia are burying the hatchet. For at least 10 reasons, that's not such a good idea.
East Asia is invisible to the average American -- for better and worse.
Democracy might not be for everyone, but, like Americans, the Middle East just wants to be free.
The Obama administration is waging war all over the world -- without congressional authorization.
It was a foregone conclusion that Middle Eastern states would seek to adjust national boundaries set by the West.
Unification of the Middle East, though not a caliphate, would be ideal, but unity would be a step in the right direction.
Reese Erlich's new book on Syria combines on-the-ground reporting with an encyclopedic background in the region’s history.
Iraq today is George W. Bush’s nightmare and Osama bin Laden’s wet dream.
Watch for more "smart power."
The biggest disappointment of Obama's presidency, from an Arab perspective, was his lackluster support for Arabs revolting in Egypt and Syria.