US Nation-Building Abroad – Part II

Iraqi abuse revelations deepen distrust of US
Fawaz A. Gerges
May 28, 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 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

Battle for Aleppo Carries High Stakes for Syria

Shifting allegiances among rebels complicate US strategy
Yaroslav Trofimov
August 12, 2016

Putin and Erdogan Move to Restore Russia-Turkey Ties

The two countries still back opposing sides in the Syrian war
Olesya Astakhova and Andrew Osborn
August 10, 2016

Erdogan Targets More Than 50,000 in Purge After Failed Turkish Coup

Turkey’s political divisiveness could spill across borders
Humeyra Pamuk and Ercan Gurses
July 20, 2016

Why Erdoğan Shouldn't Double Down on Dictatorship After Coup Attempt

Even opposition groups opposed coup and seek order for a divided nation
Mohammed Ayoob
July 19, 2016

Turkish Forces Try to Crush Remnants of Coup

Turkey military coup attempt failed: damage for democratic rights, NATO partnership?
Orhan Coskun and Gulsen Solaker
July 17, 2016