Palestinian businessman Bashar al-Masri has a plan for building democracy on the West Bank. And it's not really about politics.
The president's proposed counterterrorism plan might appear underwhelming, but doing more -- or doing less -- is not an option.
The world may look like it's roiling now, but the 1980s were far worse.
The Turkish indictment of Israeli officials for the Mavi Marmara raid looks like a cynical ploy by Recep Tayyip Erdogan to shore up his popularity.
Here are seven pressure points that could revive it.
From PTSD to depression, the war in Syria has spawned a massive mental health crisis -- and there are neither the doctors nor the money to stem its crushing effects.
Ukrainians riot ahead of the presidential election; Ultra-Orthodox Israeli soldiers train near the Syrian border; and Thailand's army chief declares a coup.
Former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is sure to win the upcoming presidential elections. But a new poll shows that he will be taking the helm of a profoundly divided nation.
As the hard-liners wage a media war against the reform government of Hassan Rouhani and his nascent nuclear deal, the West has to step up and show it means business.
As the Syrian war rages next door, an unlikely alliance between Hezbollah and the U.S.-funded Lebanese security forces is keeping the violence at bay.
A dangerous new crop of dictators is learning that they really can get away with murder. But it's as much Obama's fault as it is Putin's.
In Qatar's gilded schmoozefest forum, some weird ideas about America were getting tossed around this year.
A warm relationship between the Obama administration and the International Criminal Court is in danger over new inquiries about U.S. detainee abuse.
Reaching out to Tehran, not smashing its economy, is what made the nuke deal possible -- and it could have happened much earlier.
A conversation with FP's David Rothkopf and former Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Michael Oren -- on Zionism, the loyalty of American Jews, and the promise of the Promised Land.
Why Washington and Silicon Valley must work together to truly understand the world.
Can we really blame the president for not putting the full weight of his office behind the collapsing peace talks?
There's actually a lesson about Israel buried inside this horribly bad horror flick about Hezbollah zombies.
Russia celebrates Victory Day; South Africa gears up for national elections; and Narendra Modi works the campaign trail.
Is president-in-waiting Abdel Fattah al-Sisi living up to his word?
Barack Obama is insisting on a false choice between doing nothing in Syria or going to war.
From China to Ukraine, the cynical calculus of power politics is alive and well -- too bad Washington doesn't realize it.
Israel says it wants to lift its Bedouin citizens out of poverty. But it keeps demolishing their villages.
Why Israel should count itself lucky to have a straight-talking pal like John Kerry.
A deadly SARS-like virus is sweeping the Middle East -- could it go global?
With the country collapsing around him, Nouri al-Maliki's strongman image is a sham. And that's exactly why he's so dangerous.
The CIA wants to use fingerprint scanners and GPS devices to make sure Syria's rebels target Assad -- not the West.