Iraq's dirty war is fuelling corruption, smuggling, and trafficking.
The siege of Mosul is finished, the Gulf Wars are far from over.
The Asad regime and the war for Syria.
The perfect books to introduce newcomers to a turbulent and compelling region.
Dr. Ahron Bregman on Israeli-Hezbollah relations and the current tensions between the rivals in Lebanon and Syria.
What will happen to Islamic State after the recapturing of its key territories in Syria and Iraq?
Washington is playing yesterday's game in the Middle East: The new administration will only deepen the crisis.
The Iraqi borderlands and their existing highways to neighbouring countries remain a key factor in fuelling regional conflict.
The War for the Greater Middle East: The threshold between post-modern and advanced combat.