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.
Lessons not learned and opportunities missed: A roadmap to political and societal dysfunction.
What sort of global order will we have left if the leaders of one country eliminate the leaders of another? Nothing but global chaos would ensue.
The two messages from the Iranian people to their leaders: First, for all your gloating about Iran’s nuclear arsenal, nobody can eat nuclear weapons. Second, we want a different future.
Iranians have endured 40 years of war with their own government, eight years of war with Iraq and an ongoing economic war with U.S.
The standoff between the United States and Iran helps China to build out its energy and trade routes throughout the Middle East.
The moves on the Iraqi gameboard show that when it comes to warfare, military strategy and conflict management, Iran plays chess while the US plays backgammon.
A collection of charts, graphs and maps exploring Iran — its people, economy and its military.
A review of seven Mideast conflicts, each one ever more intractable.
The killing of Mr. Soleimani is bound to boost the hardliners in Tehran who are now expected to win next month’s Iranian parliamentary election.