Middle East

The fixations of the liberal foreign-policy establishment.

May 21 2024 12:01AM

The legend of Badr.

March 28 2024 12:01AM

They are more concerned about domestic pressure than about the Palestinians.

Feb. 29 2024 12:01AM

Of all the actors that have taken the world stage since October 7, the Houthis are surely the most surprising. Where did they come from and what do they want?

Feb. 22 2024 12:01AM

A new, systematic approach.

Ron Ben-Yishai
Feb. 6 2024 12:01AM

Businesses in Turkey, millions of dollars of real estate in the UAE, and now an outpost in Spain.

Sean O’Driscoll
Jan. 22 2024 12:01AM

A Hamas victory will inspire Islamists everywhere.

Dec. 26 2023 12:01AM

The U.S. is back in the Middle East, and Beijing isn’t happy.

Galia Lavi
Nov. 8 2023 12:01AM

Three catastrophes, all marked by euphoria at the start and denial at the end, have shaped the Palestinian predicament. Has the fourth arrived, and is the same dynamic playing out?

Nov. 6 2023 3:03AM

Earlier this year, the two nations were on the verge of repairing a broken alliance. Is that possibility still alive?

Nov. 3 2023 12:02AM

Nixon and Kissinger understood Israeli military power to be an asset to America, not a liability, and they formulated a strategy designed to exploit that power.

Nov. 1 2023 12:01AM

Watch or read a discussion about the perennial power of the Nakba with Hussein Aboubakr and Ghaith al-Omari.

Oct. 18 2023 12:01AM

“No Freebies for Dictators.”

Aug. 31 2023 12:01AM

U.S. involvement, and Saudi-Israeli rapprochement, could defeat it.

Kenneth Pollack
Aug. 22 2023 12:01AM