Iran gains a lot and Israel a little from the nuclear deal.
A future independent Kurdish state faces many political, economic, and administrative challenges, but its success could be a game-changer in the Middle East.
The United States is trying to build the South Vietnamese Army in Iraq (and Syria).
In the absence of political negotiations, civil society should take the lead and start by building business communities.
Humanitarian response to the Syrian crisis remains a high priority of national governments and intergovernmental organisations. But the multiplying regional conflicts are hampering all efforts... Read More
In examining history, it is hard to avoid the conclusion that a number of major ‘stabilizing interventions’ should not have occurred at all.
Pakistan must not only side with Saudi Arabia and the coalition but must also play a leading role in the Middle East conflict.