The concept of reputation is central to classical realist thought. States are not just judged by their capabilities but also their willingness to use them.
Shimon Peres died at age 93 this week. He was one of the founding fathers of the Israel state and held virtually every key government
Here is a basic rundown of the September 2016 ceasefire deal in the Syrian conflict, courtesy of Al Jazeera: “A nationwide ceasefire by Assad’s forces
This article takes a position sympathetic to the Kurdish YPD in Rojava. As it states, the Kurds are once again being squeezed between the great
“The borders of the Islamic State’s “caliphate” are shrinking fast. The group’s strongholds in Iraq and Syria are collapsing one by one. The U.S.-led war
This article is interesting for two reasons. First, rather than looking at the US’ role in the Middle East policy as a discrete series of