Bombed-out cities meant death and destruction. Now they promise billions of dollars — for new construction.
The GOP has stopped resisting President Trump and started accelerating his race to the bottom.
A brave new book describes how Pakistan unraveled — and provides a blueprint for understanding declining pluralism across the Middle East.
Trump deems Iran in violation of the “worst deal ever.”
No method is foolproof, but some are better than others.
The Iranian-backed forces that took control of Kirkuk from the Kurds are setting their sights on Baghdad.
Immigration is inevitable. When will the West learn that it promises salvation — not destruction?
How a school administrator in Spain is helping save refugees with little more than fervor and a phone.
A decimated economy, a resurgent Taliban, and growing tensions with Iran are driving disenchanted Afghans to seek opportunities abroad. And for many it’s their only option.
The human-smuggling route across the Sahara may have been the deadliest on Earth. Then the EU paid Niger’s army to shut it down — and made it even more treacherous.