Regions / Middle East & North Africa
On everything from climate to trade to the international order itself, the failure of the White House's powers of persuasion were on full display at the G20.
Americans — including those in the White House — know little about Iran and its history with the United States. A new book wants to change that.
Despite the bloody headlines, a slow-motion alignment of interests could mean peace in Afghanistan — if the Trump administration cooperates.
Despite dire warnings, politically influential big banks continue to lend billions to the fossil fuel industry every year.
Reporters know the president is telling racist lies to rile up his base. Why won’t they just say that?
Saudi Arabia's apparent assassination of Jamal Khashoggi might have taken inspiration from Russia and North Korea — or Israel and the United States.
The case of Jamal Khashoggi is just one of many reasons for the United States to distance itself from the Saudi regime.
A bloody siege looms over Idlib, the U.S. is digging into the east, and conflict between Iran and Israel may put Syria in the crosshairs.
Trump's bullying worked with Canada, has half-worked with Iran and North Korea, but has had nothing but malign impact on Israeli-Palestinian relations.
Our leading weapons dealers have developed a business model that feeds on war, terrorism, chaos, political instability, and human rights violations.