Posts Tagged: Kurds
The Turkish president may get his win next month, but when trouble comes, he'll own it.
The unusual triple alliance coming out of Syria could change the regional balance of power and unhinge NATO — if it holds together at all.
The U.S. foreign policy elite still wants the Middle East for its oil and its strategic location.
ISIS is on the decline, but the catastrophic political divisions in Iraq and Syria that gave rise to it are no closer to being mended.
When states dream, is Syria their nightmare?
Problems with Turkey, Eastern Europe, and Donald Trump could tear the rickety alliance apart at the seams.
Shifting alignments in the aftermath of the failed coup could bring peace to Yemen and Syria—but only if regional leaders can agree on some rules.
The military can't defeat the Islamic State. We must look instead at the sources of ISIS support.
For better or worse, the refugee crisis underscores that Turkey is part of Europe. Pretending otherwise could have disastrous consequences.
Powerful forces are maneuvering to torpedo any Syrian peace process that could leave room for Bashar al-Assad.