Iran’s Turning Hezbollah Rockets Into Guided Missiles
Wait and See
Is Trump’s Mission to Decriminalize Homosexuality For Real?
LGBT campaigners say President Trump's mission to decriminalize homosexuality in “dozens of nations” doesn't square with his domestic agenda, or approach to Chechen persecution.
How Ilhan Omar’s Attempt to Shame Elliott Abrams Backfired
The new committee member’s very rhetorical questions to ‘Mr. Adams’ suggested deep suspicion of America’s foreign affairs, and limited knowledge of them.
In Much of Iraq, ISIS Still Rules the Night
ISIS fighters come back after dark. In many towns Iraqi government control is surface-deep, and ISIS remains the power to be challenged, or joined.
This Air Force Vet Is Accused of Being Iran’s Dumbest Spy
Monica Witt allegedly helped Iranian hackers set up honeypots. But she left a lot of breadcrumbs.
‘DONALD THE DOVE’
Trump: I’m Keeping Troops in Iraq So I Can ‘Watch Iran’
‘Being in Iraq was a mistake,’ Trump said in his pre-Super Bowl interview. However, he added, ‘we might as well’ have a military presence there because of neighboring Iran.
Freed Iranian Hostage: 'They Messed With the Wrong Guy.'
The more time Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian and his wife spent in an Iranian prison, the clearer it became that he was being jailed for doing his job.
AND THEN WHAT?
Will Venezuela & Iran Become Trump’s ‘Savage Wars of Peace’?
Nicolás Maduro is a thug and his government is a disaster, but the long history of Washington taking down foreign heads of state is a grim one.