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 Medium Shapes the Message

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

Gaza Explosions Reverberate in Europe

Devastation in Gaza reignites passion in Europe about Israel, Palestine and Muslim integration in the continent
Shada Islam
January 23, 2009


G8 Leaders Side Step Fate of Syria’s Assad

The group endorses the notion of peace talks
Arthur Beesley
June 18, 2013

Turkish Stock Market Falls 10.5% as Demonstrations Escalate

Foreign investors worry about ongoing unrest
June 12, 2013

Turkey’s Authoritarian Turn

Protests resist attacks on secular ways
Seyla Benhabib
June 6, 2013

Tunisia Turns Up Heat on the Salafis

Extremists promote social welfare in Tunisia, jihad in nearby states
Roula Khalaf
May 30, 2013

Syria Opposition Seeks to Unify

Russia and the US try to organize peace talks
Khaled Yacoub Oweis
May 27, 2013