Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Developments on the Korean peninsula will almost certainly influence calculations made in Washington and Tehran.
The humanitarian disaster in Syria is mostly ignored as external powers vie for position to control the outcome of civil war.
Hawking's boycott of Israel will shake Israeli public the way sports boycott affected South Africa.
Too many states, large and small, see themselves as having a vested interest in Syria's outcome.
Syria has become the weak leg of its tripod with Iran and Hezbollah.
Phyllis Bennis discusses Guantanamo, Syria, Afghanistan, and her thoughts on the renewed Palestine-Israel talks.
The United States is in no position to take leadership in response to any use of such weaponry by Syria
From nuclear weapons to profiling Muslims to Afghan corruption.
The UN should have a broad mandate to investigate any use of chemical weapons on either side.
Phyllis Bennis discusses civil society movements in Iraq challenging the U.S.-backed sectarian government system.