Regions / Middle East & North Africa
But the bipartisan condemnation of his sporadic complaints betrays a fear that a more competent leader could finally wind them down.
As Saudi Arabia slowly backpedals, we could see an end to the Yemen war, an easing of Iran’s isolation, and a reduced role for the U.S.
Despite al-Baghdadi’s death, Trump is creating the conditions groups like ISIS thrive in.
America's drone wars have gotten deadlier under Trump, but the Trump-first news cycle makes highlighting the human cost extremely difficult.
From the U.S. to the U.K. to Turkey, it is a hallmark of right-wing populists to make a preposterous policy and then be forced to retreat.
Trump's not bringing the troops home. He's been haphazardly deploying more troops, drones, and dollars abroad, while waging a shadow foreign policy for his own benefit.
War and militarism are destroying the planet. But if we de-fund the Pentagon, we can save it.
For all their overwhelming firepower, the U.S. and its allies can cause a lot of misery in the Middle East, but still can't govern the course of events.
Democrats need to take Trump’s crimes against people and the planet as seriously as those against Joe Biden.
Bolton’s bellicose worldview is the basic operating system of the Trump administration.