On the streets of the West Bank, the conspiracy theories about Arafat’s death are everywhere. But does anyone really care anymore?
Why has the Obama administration given up on speaking truth to the military rulers in Cairo?
Some pundits are celebrating the effort to get rid of Bashar al-Assad's chemical weapons. But if this is progress, what does failure look like?
Shoe-throwing, tirades, and the general chaos at Mohamed Morsy's first day in court.
The U.S. says it was hunting militants on August 8. The dead boys' brother has a different story.
Not quite. But the question is whether anyone really wants to help.
Seven ways the House of Saud could make things very unpleasant for Washington.
What today’s activists can learn from the life and times of the heroic Polish politician who passed away earlier this week.
And, if so, is it even worth keeping?
UNHCR’s representative to Lebanon talks to Foreign Policy about the worsening refugee crisis that threatens to stretch the country to a breaking point.
Could the world's go-to strategy of warehousing the displaced finally be changing?
And why all the hard-won gains of the surge are in grave danger of being lost today.
If Washington launched targeted strikes everywhere its 'partners' asked it to, the war on terror would be totally out of control.
The Syrian regime is blocking delivery of vital food, medical, and humanitarian aid. And with winter coming, thousands of lives hang in the balance.
Can America really win the battle against Islamic extremism?
Want to topple an autocrat? Street demonstrations are just one tool among many.
When Iran starts to look competent and responsible, you know you've got a problem.
A 1983 terror attack caught the U.S. with its eyes closed. It swore to keep watching and watching and watching.
Why won't Israel's Holocaust memorial recognize the righteous Arabs that saved Jews from the Nazis?
Polio is back from the brink of extinction -- ravaging the battlefields of Syria and spreading across the Middle East.
Middle Eastern dictators love to use their "enlightened" treatment of women to justify their rule. They shouldn't get away with it.
Why the U.S. and Saudi Arabia are increasingly at odds.