The Iranian bouncing ball is now in the Republican-controlled Congressional court on Capitol Hill. President Donald Trump, after certifying the Iranian nuclear deal twice before, has now refused to..
As the White House unveils today its new strategy to counter Iran, other US government actors are already cracking down on Tehran’s proxy in Lebanon. In a coordinated campaign to..
The Palestinian Authority (PA) cabinet and dozens of governing officials traveled from Ramallah to the Gaza Strip on Monday this week to sit down with the leaders of Hamas to..
Three hundred years after the Treaty of Westphalia secured the sovereignty of nation-states, the 1916 Sykes-Picot agreement laid out such singular entities in the Middle East region of..
Ten days out from Iraqi Kurdistan’s independence referendum, the Kurds are making internal inroads to convince the world they’re unified and ready for statehood..
The United States’ approach to the Middle East, which is based on the assumption that the region is ultimately heading toward a meltdown, creates significant alarm for countries in the
President Donald Trump’s address to the nation Monday evening announcing his administration’s strategy in Afghanistan is memorable not because it marked any major policy shift, but because it was a..
Self-defeating diplomatic contradictions continue to affect and afflict the foreign policy of the Trump Administration.