Iranian support for Arab militias has long threatened Iran’s enemies. Now, the tide may be turning. The Iran-sponsored militias may be losing their usefulness for Iran.
Afghanistan could emerge as a venue for Middle Eastern rivalries.
The EU’s foreign policy approaches to Iran and Afghanistan demonstrate the challenges for the world’s middle powers.
While tens of thousands of Yemeni men, women and children are dying from starvation and disease, the world is shamelessly watching with deafening silence.
Ironies of the coronavirus times: For all their mutual enmity, have the United States and Iran ever been closer?
A collection of features from our archives exploring Iran’s politics, history, economy and culture.
How the supreme leaders of Iran and the U.S. handled the COVID 19 challenge: A short comparative study
For Saudi Arabia, which leads the Sunni Muslim world, to act as brutally as it has in Yemen is a gross violation of Islam and constitutes crimes against humanity.
Syria’s announcement of its first COVID-19 case highlights the public health threat posed by war zones that produce millions of refugees and displaced persons.