Regions / Middle East & North Africa
As a foreigner I enjoyed more freedom of movement than local Palestinians, two of whose murders bookended my visit.
The group's caliphate may be crumbled, but the political conditions that gave rise to it haven't improved at all.
He's failed to deliver his promised withdrawals from Afghanistan and Syria, vetoed an order to get out of Yemen, and expanded the U.S. bombing of Somalia, all while eyeing Iran.
The flurry of favors the president did for Bibi could constrain U.S. policy — and hurt people in the region — for years to come.
Israel’s two leading parties spent the campaign jostling over who can carry out war crimes against Palestinians more aggressively.
There are no upsides to the recent designation of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist organization — unless you're trying to provoke a war.
Islamic extremism gets all the press, but Trump is just one of a growing number of Christian extremists in positions of political power.
Sixteen years after the Iraq War, the Army's official history of the war reads like a string of empty platitudes.
Free trade is simply a euphemism for the corporate capture of international trade.
Pro-Israel politicians don't speak for young Jews like me. They shouldn't pretend to.