President Trump delivered harsh criticism of Iran on his recent trip to Saudi Arabia, but the comments may have overlooked recent developments in both Tehran and Washington.
Boycotting the election is a form of political stand in which the Algerian citizens are refusing to give the government any legitimacy.
The recent attacks on Coptic churches have prompted President Sisi to declare a state emergency.
The younger generation of Arab citizens has withdrawn from the public space.
The Arab Spring protests upended the order of the Middle East, but six years later much remains the same.
The Middle East is facing what a new study calls a collapsing regional order.
Following a recent Iranian ballistic missile test, national security adviser Mike Flynn has put Iran “on notice.”
The death of Iranian ex-President Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, one of the original pillars of the 1979 Revolution, could have broad effects on Iran’s reformist movement.
US President-elect Donald Trump has said a number of contradictory statements during his campaign pertaining to an overall foreign policy strategy he will pursue in the Middle East.
Trump's proposed heavy handed foreign policy could lead to a rise in radicalization globally.
The U.S. presidential candidates will follow different paths in the Middle East, but it's not clear which concrete steps they will take.
Europe must enact better integration policies to help curb extremism.
ISIL's oil production maybe in decline but that does not mean the group will simply disappear.
Different political, tribal, and governmental actors are seeking more power and influence through their involvement in the battle for Mosul.
Turkey's perception of the Kurdish groups in northern Syria as an existential threat has been the driving force for its increased military involvement in Syria.
The conflict in Syria is a complex one with different world powers and the Syrian opposition playing different roles that have changed over time.
The tragic Baghdad bombings are a consequence of the Islamic State's changing tactics and divisions within Iraq's political and security establishment.
Algeria's latest education scandal is one of the worst in its history and could further push citizens to distrust the government.
Five years after the onset of the Arab Spring, much of the Middle East is in crisis. However, it may be too early to deem the uprisings a failure.
The Iraqi Army is facing some significant challenges as it seeks to retake Fallujah from the self-proclaimed Islamic State.