Author Articles

January 21, 2017

It is a not insignificant consideration, as it is beyond dispute that Syrian President Bashar Ass

July 16, 2016

The Syrian war has concluded its fifth year with few signs of ending.

November 26, 2015

While news from the Middle East is dominated by conflict and terrorism, another long-term threat

September 10, 2015

Since 2003, when the United States invaded Iraq to topple Saddam Hussein on the discred­ited prem

August 13, 2015

There was good news for once coming from the Middle East, a region from which there has been seem

July 09, 2015

By any measure, the strife in Syria has produced misery and political upheaval on an epic scale.

May 15, 2015

Washington - The rise of the Islamic State (ISIS) has transfixed global attention as a new terror

May 01, 2015

Washington - Political currents unleashed by the “Arab spring” four years ago have roiled across