Israel's seizure of an Iranian cargo ship carrying weapons this week should be a wake-up call. It's the same, old bad behavior.
The oil-rich emirate once was heralded as the Arab world's rising power. Now, its neighbors are pressuring it to take a back seat role.
Don't count on Obama pressuring Bibi to make peace in the Middle East. He isn’t -- and he can’t.
With two-thirds of Iraq’s provinces in open conflict with the capital, Nouri al-Maliki is resorting to Saddam Hussein’s playbook to keep the country together.
The most powerful rebel alliance in Syria -- the Islamic Front -- is on the verge of collapse.
New poll shows that if the two-state solution collapses, U.S. public favors democracy over Jewishness.
Why does the Egyptian government insist on blaming the Muslim Brotherhood for every act of terrorism, even as a dangerous jihadist group claims the attacks as their own?
African asylum-seekers are done keeping quiet about the Israeli government's failure to help them. But is anyone listening?
A new report details the awful civilian casualties inflicted by American drones, but the arguments over the weapons' use have begun to feel grimly familiar.
And four other rules out of the nuclear negotiator's playbook.
The network's Cairo-based staff, who stand accused of running a terror cell from a luxury hotel, find themselves caught in the middle of a regional power struggle.
Obama is wrestling with Iran, Syria and Israel -- what happened to all the big stuff?
Sometimes, the only news coming off the front lines of Syria's civil war is sent via text message.
Iraq is using all the political, economic, and military tools at its disposal in its effort to defeat al Qaeda.
The interim nuclear deal with Iran was huge -- but a permanent solution is going to be much, much harder to reach.
Fleshy oysters and severed phalluses: The best sexual stimulants from around the world.
The unsolved killing of a photographer in Bahrain's forgotten Arab Spring.
A spike in Iran's oil exports raises fears Tehran will be less likely to cut a permanent nuclear deal.
While Putin basks in the Olympic glow, Russia obstinately blocks aid to Syrian civilians in desperate need.
The Arab world's most prestigious literary award is thriving; whether anyone's actually reading the shortlisted books is another matter.
But it is America's job to help Baghdad beat back the new threat from al Qaeda.
Mapping nearly 12 years of violence in 42 seconds shows that the war America started still rages on.
Egypt's government is happily letting exiled billionaires and convicted Mubarak cronies buy their way back home.
The forgotten history of when America boldly abandoned ship in the Middle East.