Turkey’s partnership with Russia in Syria is proving a disappointment leaving Ankara little choice but to accept Russian protection for the Kurds
If we really want to stop attacks like the one in London this week, we need a counter-terrorism strategy that doesn't rely on Islamophobia
Netanyahu is beginning to worry that life under Trump may be much more difficult than under Obama. An election could be his way out
In January the president gave his generals and advisers 30 days to come up with a plan to fight the group. We are still waiting.
Both the defence of shrines and the fight against militant groups are used to justify a war to preserve Iran's strategic depth
The Filipino domestic worker, who says she was fighting off rape when she killed her employer, faces death or paying $50,000 in diya
Syria’s spirited defence of its airspace late last week is a clear signal to Israel that future violations will draw a credible response
Earlier this week, the US imposed restrictions on carry-on electronic devices on planes coming from 10 airports in countries in the Middle East and North Africa. Cartoonist Katie Miranda imagines how the ban came to be - and how it might roll out.
While Israeli elites regularly get away with tax evasion, authorities use them, Soviet and Chinese-style, to shut down Omar Barghouti
As negotiations and military options look implausible, large-scale terror attacks are increasingly attractive for some Syrian rebel groups