Regions / Middle East & North Africa
A view from an African American human rights defender.
Holding the director of "Innocence of Muslims," however objectionable a film, responsible for murder doesn't pass the legal smell test.
Should President Obama hold Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah's hand like George W. Bush did?
Palestinian Chairman Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu addressed the United Nations, told of the worst of times
Once loosed, the dogs of war range where they will.
Iran's nuclear concessions roll off the P5+1 like water from a duck's back.
Qatar has supported revolution abroad while Saudi Arabia anchors down the authoritarian regional order.
Former Hamas leader Meshal envisions himself replacing the aging Mahmoud Abbas as head of the Palestinian Authority.
U.S. policies toward the Middle East were more of a factor in protests against "Innocence of Muslims" than insults to religion.
As Syrian society slowly disintegrates, non-aligned states from the developing world may show the way forward to a diplomatic resolution.