Middle East

The UAE is the best; Iran and Houthi Yemen the worst.

Marcus Sheff and Hussein Aboubakr
Sept. 1 2022 12:01AM

The late historian’s memoir, an unstinting portrait of the unhappy collision of tradition and modernity in Lebanon in the years following World War II, is one of the best of our time.

Aug. 22 2022 12:01AM

Lessons learned, and opportunities missed.

Yossi Kuperwasser
Aug. 5 2022 12:01AM

The pivot to Asia starts in the Middle East.

Louis Dugit-Gros
July 29 2022 12:01AM

When it comes to Israel, the longtime columnist, a bellwether for conventional American opinion on the Middle East, is stuck three decades in the past.

July 28 2022 12:01AM

The war in Ukraine has caused economic woes, while undermining faith in Russian arms.

Bobby Ghosh
July 21 2022 12:01AM

Until now, the administration has failed to realize that America’s actions in one part of the globe have consequences in another. Can it change course?

July 14 2022 12:01AM

An interview with the author of Mosaic’s June essay on how to understand Turkish politics, and the prospects for its relations with America and Israel.

July 8 2022 12:13AM

Failure could undermine the Abraham Accords.

June 29 2022 12:01AM

After years of watching Erdoğan gut Turkey’s institutions and offer jihadists of all stripes a warm welcome, Israel no longer trusts its former ally.

June 28 2022 12:03AM

Most American and Israeli foreign-policy thinkers are blind to what’s really going on in Turkey, the opportunities there are, and the challenges it presents.

June 28 2022 12:02AM

The only way to strike a better political deal with the Houthis would be to weaken them militarily.

Katherine Zimmerman
June 27 2022 12:01AM

Braggadocio conceals self-doubt.

Farzin Nadimi
June 16 2022 12:01AM

While making the Middle East safer.

Mark Dubowitz and Daniel B. Shapiro
June 15 2022 12:01AM