Terrorists and Their Tools - Part I

Suicide bombings driven more by politics than religious zeal
Riaz Hassan
April 23, 2004

US Nation-Building Abroad – Part III

Afghanistan unlikely to meet Washington's September elections deadline
Ahmed Rashid
June 1, 2004

The Medium Shapes the Message

US-produced Arabic network unlikely to win hearts and minds of Middle East
Seth Fein
May 7, 2004

US Nation-Building Abroad – Part I

As the June 30 handover deadline nears, worries grow about what will be left behind in Iraq
Dilip Hiro
May 26, 2004

The Gordian Knot of Gaza

Solution to Israeli-Palestinian issue must combine aspirations of the Arab citizens with regional interest
Tamara Cofman Wittes
March 6, 2009

UN Inspection in Iraq Was No Sham

The UN success holds valuable lessons for stopping proliferation
Jessica Tuchman Mathews
March 26, 2004


Refugees in the MENA Region: What Geopolitical Consequences?

Refugees could destabilize the region even more
Barah Mikail
August 7, 2013

On the Selling of the Egyptian Coup

Morsi’s opponents and supporters each claim their tactics represent democracy
Ken Silverstein
August 1, 2013

The Arab Spring: Has It Failed?

Democracy is a work in progress
July 16, 2013

Algeria’s Shadow Hangs Over Egypt’s Revolution

Islamists should resist violence, stay in political process
Roula Khalaf
July 11, 2013

A New Age of Protests

Are governments losing control over national branding?
Frida Ghitis
July 5, 2013