In Depth: Middle East

28 Dec 2016

Lebanon's Hariri Unity Government Approved

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 11:06 AM EST
27 Dec 2016

Syrian Army Seeks to Retake Capital's Water Supply

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 05:05 PM EST
23 Dec 2016
22 Dec 2016
21 Dec 2016

Iran Brutalizing Aleppo, Executing ‘Most Atrocious’ War Crimes

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 03:45 PM EST

What Are Turkey and Russia Doing in Syria?

Council on Foreign Relations. United States. 03:36 PM EST

Russian Presidential Hopeful Slams Kremlin On Syria, Ukraine

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Czech Republic. 02:02 PM EST
20 Dec 2016

Canada Defends $15 billion Deal with Saudi Arabia

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 12:08 PM EST
19 Dec 2016
16 Dec 2016

Turkey and Russia Walk Syria Tightrope

Deutsche Welle. Germany. 03:41 PM EST

Hectic Diplomacy for a Safe Path Out of Aleppo

Hurriyet Daily News. Turkey. 03:33 PM EST
15 Dec 2016

The Fall of Aleppo

Michael J. Totten's blog The Syrian city of Aleppo has fallen. Iran, Russia, Hezbollah and Bashar al-Assad’s Arab Socialist Baath Party regime have won. Long known as Syria’s Stalingrad, the Battle of Aleppo has raged since July, 2012, when the Free ...

How to Support Democracy in the Arab World

Council on Foreign Relations. 03:09 PM EST

Iran Hosts Taliban Leaders at Conference in Tehran

Tolo News. Afghanistan. 02:27 PM EST


Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 11:41 AM EST

Yemen’s Al-Qaeda Group Condemns Islamic State

The Daily Star. Lebanon. 11:41 AM EST

Bahrain Adjourns Trial of Opposition Leader

The Daily Star. Lebanon. 11:40 AM EST

Yemen’s Houthi Rebels Carry Out Heavy Shelling on Taez

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 11:40 AM EST

Kuwait Expects Oil Prices to Rise

Middle East Online. 11:39 AM EST

Iraq Army Commander: Six Districts Left to Recapture Eastern Mosul

AhlulBayt News Agency. Iran. 11:38 AM EST

EDITORIAL. A New Era for a New UN Secretary

The National. United Arab Emirates. 11:37 AM EST

UN: Wednesday’s Airstrikes on Aleppo Likely a War Crime

Arab News. Saudi Arabia. 11:36 AM EST

Oman to Hold Second-Ever Municipal Elections

Gulf News. United Arab Emirates. 11:36 AM EST

Lebanon Foreign Minister Seeks to Persuade Hezbollah to Leave Syria

Gulf News. United Arab Emirates. 11:35 AM EST

Turkey Joins International Anti-ISIS Meeting in UK

The Peninsula. Qatar. 11:35 AM EST

Efforts to Evacuate Aleppo ‘Ongoing’

Middle East Online. 11:33 AM EST
14 Dec 2016

The UK Adopts Modern Definition of Anti-Semitism

British Prime Minister Theresa May has announced an updated definition of anti-Semitism that addresses unfair hostility toward the state of Israel. Hopefully Jeremy Corbyn’s staff gets the memo.

ANALYSIS. Donald Trump's Middle East Adventure

Eurasia Review. Spain. 11:36 AM EST