Regions / Yemen
Clinton’s foreign policy is more polite than the "make the sands glow" atavism of the GOP. But in the end, it’s death and destruction in a different packaging.
City by city, state by state, the Middle East is being laid to waste — and then we’re bombing the rubble.
By raising sectarian temperatures throughout the Middle East, the Saudis risk escalating the unaffordable proxy wars they’ve already bogged themselves down in.
Despite the Iran nuclear deal, Washington greenlit the Saudi War against Yemen.
A post-Paris “Clash of Civilizations”? It’s the Islamic State’s Dream, and Marco Rubio agrees.
As leaked documents obtained by the Intercept reveal, the drone war is likely creating more terrorists than it's killing.
America’s leading Sunni ally is proving how easily hubris, delusion, and old-fashioned ineptitude can trump even bottomless wealth.
Thousands of Eritreans are marooned in this desolate corner of the Horn of Africa.
As with Saudi Arabia, the U.S. has long kept bad company: the Shah of Iran, Pinochet, the Greek Colonels, the contras.
As Yemen rapidly disintegrates, the U.S. is turning a blind eye to atrocities committed by its Saudi allies — even as Washington enables them.