Regions / Iraq
Hillary Clinton spoke last week about what she would do to combat ISIS. Her strategy would only exacerbate the problem.
The Islamic State's latest atrocities are a calculated effort to bring the war in Syria home to the countries participating in it.
French fighter jets joined coalition strikes against ISIS for the third time in two days, but some in Washington want to see troops on the ground.
The U.S. deployment of a team of special operations forces to Syria comes after the first U.S. combat casualty in Iraq in four years.
Can the Pentagon still realistically maintain its 'no boots on the ground' stance in Iraq given that an American soldier has been killed in action there?
The chain of events set into motion by the U.S. invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq is reaching its logical conclusion — the disintegration of multi-ethnic states and a great expulsion of innocents.
Here's how the U.S. can leverage its wealth, safety, and diplomacy to serve the refugees it helped to create.
Winning the fight to protect the deal in Congress was a huge victory for diplomacy over war. But there's still much work to be done.
Will the monumental deal lay the foundation for creating a nuclear free zone throughout the Middle East?
On what legal grounds can the White House justify airstrikes against ISIS?