Should regional players combine to give the United States a much-needed reprieve from global disorder?
How do the differing mindsets of Westerners and Muslims explain tensions between the two groups?
How has the Middle East changed over the last decade — and what does the future hold for the region?
Is Israel finally overcoming its objections to international peacekeepers?
How will Europe react to the changing nature of its peacekeeping role?
Can a united group of Syrian opposition parties usher in democracy in their country?
Are free elections truly a good measure of freedom and democracy in the Middle East?
How can countries achieve economic reform and civic involvement?