Israel remains a target for Iran, but because the US conducted the killing, it is less likely that Iran will mobilize the region against Israel
Escalation poses major risks for both Tehran and Washington — and they both know it
Their strategic aim is to displace the United States from Eurasia
What does Soleimani’s death mean for US policy and the continued US presence in Iraq?
Maybe Trump’s critics are just as wrong as they’ve been every other time
Will Trump go down in history as the president who started World War III?
America First realism has been a cypher
The Saudi Arabia of today is not the Saudi Arabia of 2001
‘Citizen journalists’ are no such thing
But almost nobody dares say so
American media have cried Wolf Blitzer for too long
Trump recognizes that Turkey’s prosperity and stability are an American interest
PIJ has been amassing weapons and has led the recent attacks against Israel
By a British veteran of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts
The insurgents did the sensible thing and left before our armored column arrived
Washington’s hawks have Trump exactly where they want him
Trump will hope to be known as the leader of the free world who dealt Isis that final, fatal blow
The media mantra of ‘Trump betrayed the Kurds’ will soon make way for ‘Trump betrayed Israel’
The president has always said he wants to get America out of foreign wars. But is he playing into Putin’s hands?
Donald Trump, peacemaker?
The Assyrians hang in limbo
The president has riled up the very senators he may need to save him
Trump’s credibility gap
We are witnessing the beginning of a new geopolitics in the Middle East
The Saudi oilfield attack is a portent of things to come