Persian Gulf

The Coming Turkish-Iranian Confrontation

The Coming Turkish-Iranian Confrontation

It is true that at present the Turks and the Iranians are playing nice with each other, but these are ephemeral moments; their respective imperatives will lead them to collide with one another regardless of their subjective preferences.

How Libya Became a Battleground for Foreign Powers

And What Happened After the U.S. Left Libya

The first armed conflict of the Arab Spring is now a playground of intervening foreign powers out for themselves. It won’t be the last.