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

Madaya Syria: Aid Convoy Sets Off for Besieged Town

Denying food shipments has become a weapon
January 11, 2016

The Tension Between Iran and Saudi Arabia Has Little to Do With Religion

A few leaders emphasize the divide to incite resentment and gain power
Arshin Adib-Moghaddam
January 8, 2016

Middle East Tensions Boil as Saudi Arabia Cuts Ties With Iran

The sectarian rivalry between two regional powers revs up extremism
Sam Wilkin
January 4, 2016

The Spread of Wahhabism and the West’s Responsibility to the World

Support for dictators, limited education, inequality contributed to the extremism
Karen Armstrong
December 28, 2015

In Fighting the Islamic State, Obama Is a Tortoise and the GOP is Harebrained

Candidates and media may be failing test on juggling the many US priorities
David Ignatius
December 18, 2015