Jordan would be prepared to send troops into southern Syria to prevent radical Islamists from menacing its frontier.
Libya’s rival factions turn down a United Nations peace plan even as they share a common enemy: Islamic State.
Turkey plans to send troops thirty kilometers deep into Syria to stop Kurds from forming their own state there.
The militant Islamist group does not pose much of a threat to the West and should be defeated by other Muslims.
Syria’s Druze are torn between supporting Bashar Assad’s regime and seeking help from neighboring Israel.
Turkey’s far-right Nationalist Movement Party now holds the balance of power in parliament.
In a setback for President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey’s ruling Islamist party loses its majority in parliament.
Taken to its logical conclusion, the “artificial state” narratives leads to more violence, not less.
Russia’s sale of advanced missile defenses to Iran raises the risk of an arms race in the Middle East.
A minority of Kurdish voters will decide if Recep Tayyip Erdoğan can make his presidency more powerful.
European countries will go after people smugglers in the Mediterranean but hesitate to take in more asylum seekers.
The fall of Ramadi to the Islamic State marks the biggest setback for Iraq’s central government since the group took Mosul.