Posts Tagged: sectarian violence
In Pakistan, the police killing of a Pashtun social media star stirred a popular uprising for democracy and demilitarization.
In one Pakistani province, it took just 544 voters to choose a chief minister. But 80,000 minorities there may not get a single representative.
The groundbreaking court brought many of the war's worst criminals to justice, but more is needed to heal the region's deep divisions.
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.
If only Muslims reach out to help the Rohingya, the international community will suffer another blow to its reputation.
ISIS may be on its way out, but the Iraqi city has a long road ahead.
Saudi Arabia's puzzling effort to blacklist its tiny neighbor Qatar begs the question of who's really isolated in the Gulf.
From the Big Lie to torture and sectarian violence, the U.S. and the Middle East are still paying the price for our moral perversions in Iraq.
Taking the diplomatic road on Iraq and Syria would let Sanders get back to the business he started in 2002 — making space between himself and Hillary Clinton on the Middle East.
By raising sectarian temperatures throughout the Middle East, the Saudis risk escalating the unaffordable proxy wars they’ve already bogged themselves down in.