Regions / Middle East & North Africa
If even Saudi Arabia is ready to move away from its reliance on petroleum, we're indeed entering a new world — one in which the titans of oil production will no longer hold sway over our lives.
Absent much stronger U.S. and European pressure on their Saudi allies, Yemen's latest ceasefire threatens to collapse — which could mean a return to massive civilian bombardments.
We need an independent investigation of the brutal U.S. attack on a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Afghanistan, which killed 42 people.
RE/MAX's international office claims it has no jurisdiction over the activities of its Israeli franchises.
The Islamic State, like 150% proof moonshine, is pure, but deadly.
Military contractors have shelled out over $1 million to the 2016 presidential candidates — including over $200,000 to Hillary Clinton alone.
A nuclear ban treaty is a small, but important, step towards nuclear disarmament.
Inviting blowback and decimating your tax base are not how to build a caliphate.
The logic of military spending leads countries to effectively destroy their own property and burn down their own villages.
As with other totalitarian regimes, obsessive record-keeping may come back to haunt the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad.