The hard-right national security adviser successfully tanked the Iran deal. His next target? The North Korea talks.
Trump believes he can simultaneously capture a Nobel Peace Prize for North Korea while leaping toward war with Iran.
An under-the radar gathering at the White House exposes troubling new drifts in U.S. foreign policy.
For evangelicals, Trump’s hard right line on Israel and machinations against Iran make him an instrument of the endtimes.
It was light on foreign policy specifics, but heavy on red meat for Trump’s racist supporters.
Regardless of the future of the demonstrations, the government must deal with long-standing economic tension.
Iranians are protesting conditions worsened by U.S. policies, but Washington’s hawks see only an opportunity for regime change.
The administration is trying to sideline the Palestinian issue to clear the way for an anti-Iran coalition between Israel and Saudi Arabia
Slapping sanctions onto three different countries with vastly different foreign policy challenges doesn’t work in the real world, Phyllis Bennis tells The Real News.
Behind all of Trump’s boneheaded policies in the Middle East is an unmistakable urge for confrontation with Iran.
In Saudi Arabia, the president ratcheted up his anti-Iran alliance with Arab dictators.
Your chance to hear up-to-date analysis on U.S. war and peace issues in the Middle East and beyond in the era of a Trump Presidency.
Trump the businessman is at war with Trump the ideologue over the question of Islam.
The biggest danger—at least right now—is less a direct U.S. military assault on Iran than an escalation of a proxy war against Yemen.
During the Cold War, the CIA did just the kind of meddling in foreign elections it’s accusing Russia of doing today — and more.