The Start of the U.S. Drawdown in Syria Is Creating More, Not Less, Confusion
Pompeo Attacks Obama, Defends Trump, Fails at Both in Cairo Speech
A Front-Row Seat to the Migrant Crisis
Trump May Not Actually Care That Much About Iran
Trump Tweeted About a “Military Hero” Charged With Murder. Here’s What We Know About the Bizarre Case.
Just a Few Hundred Yemeni Refugees Have Created a National Political Crisis in South Korea
No, Iran Is Not the Evil Puppet Master in Yemen
Obama Officials Need to Come Clean About Their Role in Yemen’s Catastrophe
The Trump Administration Calls for End to War in Yemen, Won’t Actually Do the Thing Necessary to Stop It
There’s No Path to Victory in Afghanistan. There Never Was.
DOJ Must Investigate Possible War Crimes by American Mercenaries in Yemen
The Jamal Khashoggi Affair Is Saudi Arabia’s Biggest P.R. Problem. But What About Its War in Yemen?
The U.S. Has Helped Nurture a New Generation of Dictators in the Middle East. Jamal Khashoggi’s Disappearance Is a Result.
How a Onetime Believer in the Saudi Crown Prince Views the Alleged Assassination of Jamal Khashoggi
Why More Dictators Are Killing and Abducting Dissidents Abroad—and Getting Away With It
Why Russia Can’t Do Anything About Other Countries Killing Its Troops in Syria
The Middle East Looks Set to Explode Again
What It’s Like to Fight a War That Most of the Country Doesn’t Care About
ISIS’s Demise Has Been Greatly Exaggerated
What Egypt Felt Like During the Arab Spring, and How It All Went Wrong