I spent a year in Iraq fighting Islamic militants. Then one of them contacted me on Twitter to talk about how much he loved Mrs. Doubtfire and Jumanji.
We may be watching the deliberate destruction of Aramaic, unfolding in real time.
The years of easy growth are over. Turkey can only sustain its economic success by undertaking bold reforms. The second in our series of Lab Reports on Turkey.
Washington's lack of a plan to confront the spread of radical Islam looms as an epoch-defining failure.
What are major news organizations doing sending jihadi-approved photos from inside the Islamic State?
Why an Erdogan victory in Turkey's presidential election is likely to trigger the biggest opposition backlash yet. The first in our series of Lab Reports on Turkey.
Yemen's al Qaeda franchise isn't moving to create its own Islamic state quite yet. But the fact that it continues to thrive is ominous enough.
The White House is running around from crisis to crisis without a game plan, much less a strategy. But leading from behind can actually work if you do it right.
With a cease-fire holding, a battered Hamas now begins its battle with enemies within for control over the future of the Strip.
It's time to stop treating Turkey and Qatar like they’re anything other than proxies for terrorists.
Why some Libyans see a solution to the country's political crises in a document that was published 63 years ago.
If you want to rule for 1,000 years, don't touch my daughters or my cigarettes.