Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Israel’s grandiose demands for more aid from Israel.
Russia’s attempts to keep Islamist extremism at bay will only backfire.
The Green Climate Fund is supposed to finance the world's shift away from fossil fuels. But fossil fuel-funding banks are eager to get on board.
The longer the Islamic State remains a viable force, the more likely it is to get its hands on nuclear materials.
What’s the point of the UN Security Council if its members can’t even sign resolutions holding the Syrian government accountable for its crimes?
A little-known reason why Muslims attack Muslims.
With each UN Security Council veto, Syrian President Assad increased the intensity of his attacks on his own people.
Russia and China enabled Syrian President Assad’s war on his own people.
The U.S. can’t resist jumping into the security vacuum created when Russia and China refuse to help rein in Syrian President Assad.
“Smart power at its best,” as Hillary Clinton called our intervention into Libya, doesn’t seem like much of an improvement over the heavy-handed use of force.