The author claims that a number of senior officials considered resigning en masse in protest — before backing out at the last minute
Despite all evidence to the contrary, the Syrian Democratic Forces kept their title unquestioned until the Turks invaded Syria, when they were suddenly transformed into ‘Kurdish forces’ who had been betrayed by the Americans.
Iran’s determination to shore up Iraq’s unpopular government does not augur well for democracy in the Middle East.
Democrats need to expand the charge sheet for impeachment to include all the president’s many high crimes and misdemeanors.
Both men are so desperate to be liked that a chorus of disapproval is sometimes the most appropriate response.
Donald Trump’s self-congratulatory gloating over the death of Baghdadi may turn out to be equally misplaced.
The sociology of violence espoused by the Islamic State will only be defeated by a political project that transcends the religious, nationalist and ethnic schisms in the region.
The American betrayal of the Kurds has forced Rojava authorities to make a deal with Damascus.
Testimony on the U.S. president’s dealings with Ukraine reminds us that his enablers are just as culpable for the diminishment of the highest office in the land.
The half-real, half-fake impresario president was apparently the only one blind to disaster being heaped upon disaster.