Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Islamic opposition to Islamist extremist violence may be more pronounced in European countries than in Middle-Eastern countries.
Despite resistance on the parts of both countries, détente between Iran and the United States is preordained.
After the Paris massacre, European governments should resist narratives of civilizational conflict and push for a ceasefire in the Syrian war.
For some women in Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State offers something no one else has given them before: power.
It’s been said that Islam’s Jesus is what Jesus might have been without St. Paul.
A new documentary offers a James Bond-like look at the trials and tribulations of globetrotting human rights investigators.
Three reasons to be (a little) cheerful about the state of the world last year.
While reports of Ebola in the Islamic State have yet to be confirmed, an outbreak would not only present a crisis but opportunities for both it and the West.
Each year Conn Hallinan presents awards to individuals, companies and governments that make following the news a daily adventure.
Glossing over the Islamic State’s ultraviolence doesn’t help to make the case for non-intervention.