U.S. strategy toward creating a buffer state between Iran and Israel.
A plan to defeat ISIS and al-Qaeda is in easy reach—and it will barely cost the deal-making businessman a dime.
Clinton’s deliberate duplicity on a number of policy positions.
For the Mideast, this is not the time to pick the ‘devil we know.’ We know how that story ends every single time: destabilization, chaos, terrorism.
The terror in Paris is due entirely to France in Syria.
Coalition is rotten at its core! Time to change the players and game itself to create a shot at success.
Iran’s Zarif said just a few days ago, “If there’s no deal, it’s not the end of the world.”
It is time to cut these losses and bring some heavyweights into this battle against extremism.
Why would the U.S. slip deeper into yet another Middle Eastern quagmire, in Yemen ?
“The sobering up of the Ukrainians will be harsh and painful”
Who is to blame for the proliferation of extremist groups in Syria? The West often points a finger at Assad and his allies, but two secret US documents tell a different story.
Biden may be known to often put his foot in his mouth, but this time he has done the world a favor, notes Ms. Narwani.
The airwaves are still heaving with spin two days after US airstrikes against Syria
Another ceasefire in Gaza? No, thank you
Legitimacy. It is what Syrians are seeking to establish with these elections, and what their adversaries are trying hard to deny.
Please, Mr. Ambassador. I am now begging you to give me the name of these moderate Syrian rebels.
at least part of the Syrian “opposition” was from the earliest days, armed, organized, and targeting security forces as a matter of strategy – in all likelihood, to elicit a response that would ensure continued escalation.
Exclusive Interview with Sharmine Narwani. The Levant is all the richer for its diversity,Christians play a huge part in that.
Narine Daneghyan political editor of MediaMax talked to Sharmine Narwani.
Lebanon looks set to once again become the battleground for larger powers vying for regional supremacy. Today this fight has become existential…
A historic compromise in Geneva between the P5+1 and the Islamic Republic recognized Iran’s nuclear aspirations, rolled back some sanctions and replenished the country’s coffers.
This is the real War on Terror. But this time it will be led from inside the Middle East, gain universal support and change the regional political balance of power for generations to come.
FNA’s interview with Ms. Narwani about the ongoing conflict in Syria and the future of war in the crisis-hit Arab country.
I am a stooge only for peace, not a stooge for Assad. I am for peace through reconciliation. I am for dialogue and I am for discussing issues with everybody who wants to discuss peace. If any Syrian, on any side of this horrible conflict wishes to discuss peace or work toward peace through reconciliation, I am ready to help.
And Washington is out of “useful” allies right now. Like it or not, its primary regional adversary Iran is its only solution to a wide range of problems.
Yes, I want governance based on consensus, rule of law and justice. But give me safe borders, first.
Dr. Foroutan reviewed the UN Report on Syria and provided us with some critical insights, addressing the issues of environmental and human sampling conducted by the UN investigators in Ghouta.
While the UN itself may not be allowed to point a finger at either side in this conflict, they must produce water-tight forensic conclusions that help the international community reach a decisive verdict based on evidence.
No parties in the Mideast are more vested right now in urgently “correcting” the regional balance of power than Saudi Arabia and Israel.
Existential for you, existential for me…
Let there be no mistake. Bandar ibn Israel is going for gold and will burn the Middle East to get there.