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Posts in category “MIddle East”

Iraq Is Now Iran’s War Bride

And that’s why Tucker Carlson is more credible on foreign policy than his neocon critics

Posted July 15th, 2017

Deeper Into Afghanistan Mire

Remember when Trump was the candidate who did not favor such things?

Posted June 14th, 2017

Trump To Qatar: ‘Drop Dead’

President endorses blockade of important US Mideast ally

Posted June 6th, 2017

Playing A Bad Hand Badly

Senior US diplomat put on the spot about Mideast policy. It did not go well

Posted May 30th, 2017

Trump In Arabia

Having ‘grown in office,’ the president drank a toast to Manor Farm the US-Saudi relationship

Posted May 22nd, 2017

Freedom’s Just Another Word For Bombing

Fox contemplates the patriotic pleasures of dropping high explosives

Posted April 16th, 2017

The Suffering Church Of Egypt

What it is like to be a Copt enduring Islamic oppression

Posted April 14th, 2017

Assad Hates ISIS. So Does The US. Let’s Overthrow Him!

‘Regime change’ in Syria, says Trump administration. Fools!

Posted April 9th, 2017

Trump The Phony

On Syria, he’s not a man of his word — and that’s not even the whole of it

Posted April 7th, 2017

True Things About The Trump Immigration Ban

It’s not as bad as his loudest critics say. But it’s bad enough

Posted January 29th, 2017

Aleppo In Agony

A war without winners

Posted December 15th, 2016

Mayors And Muslim Migration

‘Diversity,’ ‘inclusivity,’ and other shopworn political cant evades real-world issues

Posted September 20th, 2016

Pope: ‘Surrender Means Security’

Francis says the more Muslim refugees Europe welcomes, the safer it will be from terrorism. No, really, he said that

Posted September 18th, 2016

Exporting The Anti-Culture

Modernity poisons tradition and kills the spirit too. But there are good and bad ways to resist it

Posted August 10th, 2016

Something Must Be Done — But What?

France cannot continue to live under this kind of terror, but it is not at all clear how to end the siege.

Posted July 15th, 2016

Trump The Untrustworthy

He was for US intervention in Libya before he was against it

Posted June 6th, 2016

America Unbound

Andrew Bacevich and a country that recognizes no limits

Posted April 25th, 2016