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

UN Inspection in Iraq Was No Sham

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

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


MH370 Amuses as Syria Suffers

Television news tries to entertain
Tony Burman
April 1, 2014

Obama Seeks to Repair Frayed Ties With Saudi Arabia

But on some issues, allies must go their own way
Ellen Knickmeyer, Maria Abi-Habib and Ahmed Al Omran
March 31, 2014

Turkey's President Gul Challenges PM's Move to Ban Twitter

Attempts to evade modern scrutiny invite ridicule
Rory Cellan-Jones
March 21, 2014

Turkey Approves Harsh New Internet Law

Governments take control of the internet
Joshua Hersh
February 10, 2014