Trump caught in new lie; Washington flatfooted in Iraq
Iraqi Kurdistan’s referendum sparked a showdown with Baghdad, leaving Washington fighting the Islamic State and Tehran taking advantage.
The president talks a big game about standing up to Iran — but will he do anything about Iranian-backed militias attacking America's staunchest allies?
The Iraqi prime minister has held his country together amid war and financial crisis. His next battle is to win re-election.
The military must be honest, both with itself and the rest of the nation.
North Korean hacking, mystery boat, Raqqa fight coming to close.
A new agreement aims to mend the rift between Fatah and Hamas — but the wounds may run too deep.
Frantic negotiations headed off a confrontation, but tensions are rising in the region.
Obama's JCPOA terms actually give the White House sound legal footing for decertification. But now Trump owns the consequences.
The Trump administration’s game plan has a certain logic, but executing it will be the most difficult diplomatic gambit his team has attempted thus far.
The U.S. president has the biggest bully pulpit. But Europe has all the leverage.
Now lawmakers will have to decide whether to re-impose economic sanctions on Iran.
As a strategic planner in the Israel Defense Forces specializing in the Palestinian arena, I was privileged to play a role in the 2013 Israeli-Palestinian security dialogue, conducted by General John R. Allen.