View from the Golan Heights: Israel prepares to take on Hezbollah

September 30, 2020 8:56 am

Israel’s military reforms are all about chiseling down war to its most precise elements

Pompeo’s principles

September 18, 2020 6:14 pm

Talking policy, paradigms and turning Trump’s instincts into reality

rafic hariri lebanon

An assassination verdict divides Lebanon

August 19, 2020 8:53 am

Rafic Hariri was killed on Valentine’s Day 2005 alongside 21 others after a bomb exploded as his motorcade drove through Beirut


The mood in Lebanon is for revolution

August 12, 2020 11:29 pm

Before the blast, corruption had spread like a malignant tumor


Lebanon’s existential crisis

August 11, 2020 9:12 am

Who will negotiate with the IMF to get the bailout that Lebanon needs, almost literally, to survive?


No bread, no heat, no hope: life in Lebanon after the Beirut blast

August 6, 2020 12:20 pm

The clock is ticking for Michel Aoun’s Lebanese government

beirut lebanon

How much worse can things get for Lebanon?

August 4, 2020 5:58 pm

Sectarian tensions could rise following today’s devastating explosion


Is it too late to save Lebanon?

July 23, 2020 9:26 am

My country has always had a penchant for self-destruction


Lebanon: the world’s best failed state

August 1, 2019 10:46 am

However bad things get, most Lebanese I speak to believe that at least they won’t get dragged into another war with Israel

iran israel lebanon

Trump’s Iran gamble

June 21, 2019 2:20 pm

Will the first consequence of a US attack on Iran be war between Israel and Lebanon?

peace iran

What would peace with Iran look like?

June 10, 2019 7:16 pm

Iran continues to divide the West and export terrorism