Regions / Middle East & North Africa
The U.S. military-industrial complex plays a role as Congress considers rejecting the Iran nuclear agreement despite the potential cost of war.
From Athens to Tehran, powerful countries make the rules and break the rules. Everyone else just squeezes the best deal they can — for now, anyway.
The Iran deal could trigger an end to restrictions on U.S. crude oil exports.
The Iran deal is "largely a win for those opposed to militarization," says Phyllis Bennis
The nuclear deal with Iran, like Nixon's opening to China in 1972, has the potential to be a geopolitical game changer — if it can get through Congress first.
Phyllis Bennis discusses the Iranian nuclear agreement as a beginning, not an end, for relations between the U.S. and Iran
After more than a year of negotiations, a U.S.-backed nuclear deal with Iran has been struck.
Besieged territory struggles to recover from last year's attacks, despite pledges of aid.
How a semantic argument over passports prompted a debate over who gets to shape U.S. foreign policy toward Israel-Palestine.
If we continue to think about the Islamic State as a force to be fought on the battlefield, its second year will be worse than its first.