Newly leaked documents show that Mossad has long been briefing against Netanyahu - and that the military has stood in his way.
Iran has repeatedly - and yet unsuccessfully - asked Saudi Arabia to trim its oil production this month so that Tehran could make some cash on higher crude prices.
The deadly attack in Paris by French Islamists with ties to the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) provokes several basic responses. One major response is a broad affirmation that the actions of the violent
By Juan Cole - (Informed Comment) -- Sharif and Said Kouashi, the two brothers for whom the French police are searching, were born in Paris of Algerian parents, Mokhtar et Freiha Méguireche, according to a profile published by Le Monde. Said was born in 1980. Sharif was born in 1982. The brothers were poor and unemployed. Sharif did not finish school. The Kouashi brothers sometimes delivered pizza to make a little money. They were involved in petty crime as teenagers. Then in early 2003 at the age of 20, Sharif Kouashi and his brother Said started attending the al-Da`wa Mosque
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Simple: to undermine Tehran.
2014-11-25: On Thanksgiving Day, what used to be the world’s most powerful oil cartel will gather in Vienna to decide how much oil to produce. Righ
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Una spiegazione di quello che succede all'interno del fronte palestinese, del perché le due fazioni hanno un atteggiamento così diverso e contraddittorio [Continua]
A switch to solar and other renewables will greatly reduce the resources devoted to waging war and help us achieve a steady state economy.
The sweeping advance of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has given rise to a lively debate about who should bear ultimate responsibility for the disintegration of Iraq and Syria. On one hand
These guys were wrong about every aspect of Iraq. Why do we still have to listen to them?
The White House is mulling whether Tehran can help it defeat the jihadi threat in Iraq. But a U.S.-Iran alliance would be a disaster for
Not long ago, stability and security in Iraq seemed possible. Maliki's corruption shattered any hope of that.
Slowly, the map of the Middle East could be redrawn. An analysis by Robin Wright.
By Ali Khedery Best Defense guest columnist 1. As in 2003, I am gravely concerned that Washington is misassessing the precise nature of recent events in the
Islamist militants haven't touched Iraqi oil production or exports yet, but they threaten Iraq's all-important future prospects.
Nafeez Ahmed: West's co-optation of Gulf states' jihadists created the neocon's best friend: an Islamist Frankenstein
Why the ISIS invasion of Iraq is really a war between Shiites and Sunnis for control of the Middle East.
As the standoff in the eastern Ukraine deteriorates into violence it's up to world powers to step in and calm things down. Despite tough talk from Washington, the US, EU, Russia and Ukraine have managed to reach a framework to peace in Geneva. But will it be enough to avert a civil war? Sophie asks the Russian Foreign minister himself - Sergey Lavrov is on Sophie&Co today.