Articles in this feature
Nov 04, 2012
Palestinians Put Jordanian Option on the Table
The Jordanian option has been raised as a promising approach to solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Now some Palestinians see this as the right solution.
May 23, 2012
Historical Election for Egypt
Thirteen candidates. Two days.
Apr 09, 2012
Syria Fires Into Turkey and Lebanon
Hopes for a cease fire fade.
Apr 07, 2012
Assad's Continuing Abuses Must be Addressed
The escalation of violence at a time preceding reconstruction and peaceful resolution suggests absolute disingenuousness on the part of Assad.
Mar 20, 2012
How Do You Solve a Problem Like Afghanistan?
I wish I knew.
Mar 15, 2012
Iran's President Facing Possible Impeachment
Time for a Vacation?
Mar 14, 2012
Afghan Massacre and the Insanity of Catch-22
The insanity of Joseph Heller comes to real life in Afghanistan.
Jan 12, 2012
Iranian Government Delays Pastor's Death Sentence for Apostasy One Year Hoping Media Will Forget
Christian pastor Youcef Nadarkhani has had his death sentence delayed one year by the government to wane international attention to the case.
Dec 14, 2011
Egypt May Lose U.S. Funding After Election
If Egypt's new leaders follow through with their campaign rhetoric, then Egypt's foreign aid will be cut.
Dec 13, 2011
Iranian War Games: Strait of Hormuz
Shall we play a game of closing the Strait of Hormuz?
Dec 06, 2011
Iran: Sanctions Equal Oil at $250 a Barrel
West plays a global game of chicken with Iran
Dec 04, 2011
Steve Jobs' Father Responds to Syrian iPhone Ban
iPhone banned in Steve Jobs' father's country, and he responds in kind.
Nov 08, 2011
Sarkozy: Netanyahu Is a Liar
The two leaders were still wearing their microphones after a news conference in Cannes at a G20 economic conference.
Oct 31, 2011
Hatfields and the McCoys – A Middle East Feud
Neither of these bitters rivals in the Middle East understands the concept of “Vengeance is Mine” and who said it.
Oct 23, 2011
Drumbeats of War Begin as McCain Declares War with Syria?
Beating on his proverbial tom-tom, U.S. Senator John McCain wants a war with Syria.
Oct 22, 2011
Obama: All U.S. Troops to Leave Iraq by Year's End
The typical relations between the United States and other countries. But which countries does he refer?
Oct 17, 2011
Arab Protests Cost Region $7 Billion
Arab protests cause travelers to reconsider travel plans.
Oct 15, 2011
Foreign Workers in Gulf Nations Face Uncertain Times
Expatriate workers in the Gulf states are fearfully wondering what tomorrow holds for them.
Sep 20, 2011
Clinton Calls for Female Voices in Middle East Government
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton signs United Nations joint statement calling for women's political participation worldwide Monday.
Aug 30, 2011
$30 Billion Wasted in Afghanistan and Iraq