Bombed-out cities meant death and destruction. Now they promise billions of dollars — for new construction.
A 'tactical campaign masquerading as strategy' needs to find one now.
It's time to realize that Washington and Ankara share neither values nor interests, and that their partnership cannot return to its Cold War heyday.
Vladimir Putin recently signed a decree letting non-Russians participate in counterterrorism and peacekeeping operations.
The Islamic State has retreated to a remote tribal region. Taking it back won’t be easy.
A brief cross-cultural exchange shows why political philosophy matters and why our strategic alliances require a nuanced approach.
Israeli officials aren't shying from confronting Tehran's forces — since no one else will.
Only a fraction of promised international aid has reached Syrian refugees in Turkey, Jordan, and Lebanon, a rights group says.
Half of Europe’s asylum seekers in the last two years were still awaiting word on whether they could stay at the end of 2016.
The war-weary country isn’t enthusiastic about its president, but desperate for a return to normalcy.
U.S. officials care deeply about collateral damage and make every effort to investigate claims, which is why there has never been a more precise air campaign in the history of armed conflict.
The United States could decide to keep up the charade in Geneva, but if we want to see greater stability in the years ahead, we need to change course.