Trump’s actions are constrained by what Saudi and Israeli leaders are willing to tolerate
It might seem improbable. But then again, there isn’t much with Trump that doesn’t
When it comes to war powers, conservatives are at odds with the Framers of the Constitution
For all their bravery, they are not welcomed home
Israel doesn’t want peace with the Palestinians
Safe to say his speech in Bahrain will not solve Israel-Palestine
The secretary of state’s hasty trip to Riyadh and Abu Dhabi means another escalation in tensions between the Trump administration and Iran
Far from undermining the regime, the president has strengthened and emboldened it
It’s a Potemkin project
Trump, Bolton, and the pathological cycle of failed conflicts
The former independent counsel is zeroing in on a Saudi cabinet minister
Will the first consequence of a US attack on Iran be war between Israel and Lebanon?
On Iran, the accidental president is accidentally presidential
Trump would be utterly at sea in trying to preside over a war in the Persian Gulf
In Baghdad, justice is dispensed in 10 minutes flat. The sentence handed down for Isis membership…death by hanging
The Commander-in-Chief’s willful ignorance makes him extremely dangerous
The president’s Middle East ‘deal of the century’ looks less and less likely
Who trusts the agencies that Trump doesn’t trust?
The Donald’s indulgence of gunboat diplomacy has made war more likely
Trump favorite’s speech sets a watershed
Iran continues to divide the West and export terrorism
War-war to jaw-jaw with Tehran?
Should veterans set military policy?
The food has improved in Israel since I was last here
The ‘magician’ pulled the rabbis from his hat, but it wasn’t enough