What will it actually take for the two-decades long war in Afghanistan to end and for Afghanis to finally live in peace?
Regional power plays, the Palestinian problem and some shady dealmakers all playing a role.
Beijing is setting a new tone for easing tensions and rivalry in the historically volatile region.
Vijay Prashad and E. Ahmet Tonak explain what is behind the recent attacks on the progressive HDP party in Turkey.
A defeat or quagmire in Yemen could cast doubt on the Saudi prince’s credentials to rule his country.
Instead of region-wide democracy, what have bloomed are arms deals, conflict, and authoritarian regimes