July 29, 2019
The United States should stop treating the region as secondary to the rest of the Middle East.
June 27, 2019
The death of Mohamed Morsi is the latest milestone along the country’s slide into terminal irrelevance.
June 24, 2019
After his party suffered a humiliating loss in Istanbul, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is down but far from out.
June 12, 2019
The country can’t form a government, its peace process is permanently stalled—and things have never been better.
May 24, 2019
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party resoundingly won the general election following a divisive campaign, but it is not yet clear how the results should be interpreted.
May 22, 2019
The country’s political system doesn't deserve the laments it’s recently received.
May 6, 2019
Trump has embraced yet another strongman, this time in Libya. But it’s not just a personal failing—it’s a national tradition.
April 19, 2019
Khalifa Haftar’s march on the Libyan capital is a bid for control of a fragmented state. Backed by a set of powerful governments, he could carry on the fight for a long time.
April 16, 2019
It’s time to hold Egypt accountable for the U.S. citizens it has unjustly victimized.
April 12, 2019
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu campaigned on his tough diplomacy and his relationship with U.S. President Donald J. Trump. What happens now for the Palestinian peace process?