Regions / Middle East & North Africa
Libya's militias obstruct the National Transitional Council's attempts to establish a secure state.
At the moment a ceasefire seems to be holding.
The U.S. foreign-policy establishment needs counseling.
Have conservatives ever met a junta they didn't like?
Mitt Romney and Benjamin Netanyahu worked for the same firm before becoming politicians.
Why does Iran want so many submarines?
The support that successive U.S. administrations has provided to Salafism and its outgrowth, Wahhabism, is as discouraging as it is bewildering.
During the crusades, the fields were "bedewed" with Muslim blood.
U.S. government wants to have it both ways: sanctions on Iran while hiring a contractor that does business with Iran.
The vicious prosecution of an Iranian-born U.S. philanthropist drives home the destructive nature of U.S. sanctions on Iran.