Arabian Peninsula

Stay-at-Home

What ISIS Women Really Want

Girls can marry at 9 then stay veiled and house-bound the rest of their lives. Quilliam, the counter-terrorism organization, translates an ISIS “manifesto” for Arab women.

Gulf Chaos

U.S. Ally in Al Qaeda Fight Quits

Hours after striking a deal with Houthi rebels, the government of U.S. ally Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi quit—leaving the country set to fragment and al Qaeda to gain yet more power.