Netanyahu’s political troubles — and an arms industry eager to battle test new wares on Gazans — may help explain the latest escalation of violence.
The Kurdish enclave in Syria could be a model of democratic governance in an otherwise autocratic region.
As the “forever war” in Afghanistan draws to a close, a look at the prospects for shutting down the “forever prison” it helped fill.
Outsourcing migration control to authoritarian regimes has proven costly, insidious, and common for Global North governments.
Unforced errors have set back the Biden administration’s diplomacy with Afghanistan, Iran, Russia, and China.
The factors that drive displacement are often complex, but welcoming refugees isn’t.
Withdrawing several thousand U.S. troops from Afghanistan is just the tip of the iceberg.
The highest income countries have gotten over half of global vaccine doses. The poorest countries have gotten just 0.1 percent.
The Biden administration should focus on reversing Trump’s policy on Iran.
A personal recollection on the day that launched the Iraq War — and its lessons for us 18 years later.