Tagged: Middle East

The Kurdish Elephant

In their latest deal to fight ISIS, Washington and Turkey are treating the Middle East's largest stateless minority like pawns. That's a huge mistake.
A book launch party and signing of IPS fellow Phyllis Bennis’ latest Middle East primer, focused on ISIS and President Obama’s war, which is supposedly only against the violent extremists of ISIS, but is in fact being waged against whole populations in Iraq, Syria, Yemen, Libya and beyond.

Brown Bag: Inside Syria

Join IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus for brown bag discussion with Reese Erlich, foreign correspondent and author of a new book on, "The Backstory of Their Civil War and What the World Can Expect."