Middle East Dont Miss

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How We Won in Iraq

And why all the hard-won gains of the surge are in grave danger of being lost today.

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Questioning Credibility

What the Middle East really thinks about chemical weapons and U.S. intervention in Syria.

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The Scientist Under Syria’s Microscope

Meet the neurobiologist-turned-weapons inspector who could stop -- or start -- a wider war.

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Blame Morsy

How to wreck a country in 369 days.

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Syria Is Now Saudi Arabia’s Problem

The battle for a town on the Lebanese border marks the kingdom's first attempt to lead Syria's fractured opposition.

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The Jihadist from Phoenix

Eric Harroun claims to have joined up with an al Qaeda-linked group fighting in Syria’s brutal civil war. We tracked him down, but getting the truth was more difficult.

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Hot Pants

A visit to ousted Yemeni leader Ali Abdullah Saleh’s new presidential museum.

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Give Me Shelter

Syrians brave bombs and bullets to deliver aid to their war-torn country.

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Marching Through the Monarchies

Two years after the Arab Spring awoke demons and democracy in the Middle East, I went to see whether changes had roiled the lands of royals.

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Missing Peace

Israelis aren't rejecting the peace process this election season. They're acknowledging that a solution is impossible without a credible Palestinian partner.

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Lost Tribes

This Israeli election is not about Bibi. It's about nothing.

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Syrian Purgatory

As winter clutches northern Syria, thousands displaced by the civil war take cold comfort in a temporary tent city.

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The Year the Arab Spring Went Bad

Hopes for a democratic Middle East have faltered amid sectarian animosities and ideological divisions. Did it have to be this way?

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The Brothers and the Gulf

Why the Muslim Brotherhood has Gulf leaders worried -- now more than ever.

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The Rise of Al Qaeda in Syria

The White House wants to marginalize radicals within the anti-Assad insurgency -- but does it have any leverage left with the rebels?

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Operation Cast Lead 2.0

Israel and Hamas are battling it out in the Gaza Strip in a conflict no one can win.