The country's institutions are not a counterweight to Hezbollah, but its enablers.
The showdown with Qatar is forcing all Middle Eastern countries to pick sides — and leaving two of them in the lurch.
Tit for tat battle weakens the United Nations’ ability to enforce sanctions around the world.
A Gulf-led coalition is preparing to assault a key Yemeni port, risking a fresh humanitarian crisis.
By trading geopolitical importance for aid and showing restraint when unrest erupts, the kingdom has managed to remain stable for decades.
Western promoters of democracy aren’t seen as a threat to individual rulers but as a reminder of colonial history.
A Saudi-led coalition wanted to permanently ostracize its rival. One year later, Qatar has more influence in the West than ever.
Some diplomats fear the United States might now exit the council.
The most important motive for the “Great March of Return” has been anger at Gaza's terrible conditions for daily life.
America's Arab allies have always wanted to buy direct access to U.S. foreign policy, and they finally found a seller.
The Trump Team has shown its commitment to curbing Tehran — but remains stingy with the details.
Both Israel and the Palestinian Authority are undermining democracy. Only a new generation can bring real change.