The Arab World’s Intifada

The Arab World’s Intifada

The Arab Spring may have started in early 2011, but its origins link directly to the non-violent, society-wide mobilization that transformed Palestine’s national struggle beginning in the late 1980s.

Sometimes a Veto Means Victory

Bureaucratic defeat within the United Nations security council might lead to diplomatic victory for those seeking to end Israeli settlements in Palestinian territories.

The Future of Irish Peace

The Future of Irish Peace

The peace process in Northern Ireland has encountered several challenges in recent months. But with U.S. support, the peace will likely hold.

Our Man in Pakistan?

The recent assault on the Red Mosque in Islamabad seems to be the latest example of “our man in Pakistan” doing our bidding despite his questionable credentials. But this week, Foreign Policy In Focus gives you a very different picture of the Red Mosque assault.