January 31, 2019
The 7-foot center Enes Kanter has become a symbol of Turkey's never-ending purge—and a potential assassination target.
February 13, 2019
What a late-night meal in Italy taught me about U.S. power in the Arab world.
February 25, 2019
The march to war against Iran is echoing the drumbeats of America's last major Middle Eastern invasion.
March 13, 2019
If the president wants to withdraw from Syria, he might as well just withdraw.
March 20, 2019
The Middle East’s latest protests seem like the Arab Spring all over again. That’s no reason for optimism.
April 8, 2019
Turkey’s president has rarely been so unpopular. He’s likely to dominate this week’s local elections anyway.
April 16, 2019
It’s time to hold Egypt accountable for the U.S. citizens it has unjustly victimized.
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.
May 22, 2019
The country’s political system doesn't deserve the laments it’s recently received.
June 12, 2019
The country can’t form a government, its peace process is permanently stalled—and things have never been better.