In Iraq’s multi-ethnic city of Kirkuk, this week’s referendum has sparked celebration — and serious discontent.
Two years after fleeing Iraq, one woman’s plans for resettlement are still on hold. A minority among refugees in Jordan, is her plight being overlooked?
It's time for the United States to act.
Riyadh has decided its violent confrontation with Iran needs to come to the homefront.
America’s top diplomat also called out allies including Saudi Arabia and Turkey for violating religious freedom.
Pilgrims headed to the divided region of Kashmir get armed guards and national encouragement — if they're Hindu.
The epicenter of the Arab-Israeli crisis will always be the Temple Mount, where both sides struggle over ancient history and modern-day politics.
As the ultra-Orthodox pass new measures governing prayer at the Western Wall and religious conversion, a rift is growing between Israel and American Jews.
The power and prestige of American statecraft cannot eliminate religious persecution, but when wielded effectively it can make a meaningful difference.
The American Muslim community is growing into a dynamic group — one that is firmly planted in the U.S. tradition of individualism.
From Saudi Arabia to China to Brazil, here are some of the places where self-styled saviors have proclaimed their kingdoms.