By shaming the Israelis, Obama has hurt American interests in the Middle East.
How Iranian nukes would reshape the Middle East.
Will the leader of Lebanon’s Druze really form an alliance with Hezbollah?
How Obama’s speech to the “Muslim world” helps Tehran.
Kenneth Pollack’s grand strategy for the Middle East.
Are these the waning days of Pax Americana?
The case for standing by Musharraf.
The importance of Naguib Mahfouz.
Denial runs through Lebanon.
In the Chouf Mountains With a Modern Druze Chieftain
Why You Shouldn’t Pretend To Be a Canadian
The Bekaa Valley: Syrian Soldiers, Ruins, and Wineries
Even Flirting Is Political in Beirut
The presence of U.S. troops in Iraq emboldened the Lebanese opposition. Now Rafik Hariri is dead. What’s our next move?
Why do Arab reformers claim U.S. support is hurting them?
What happens after Arafat?
Islamism and Baathism aren’t that different.
Egypt took sides in the U.S. war on terror and paid the price at Taba.
Teaching Iraqis to get along.