Category: Middle East

Dancing on the Heads of Snakes: An Assassination in Yemen

Cold War Redux in the Arabian Peninsula

The Truth Regarding Sharia Law

Sharia Law is often misinterpreted by both the left and the right. Here's an objective look at the legal code.

In Defense of the Trump Travel Ban

Trump's travel ban provides an array of benefits for Americans.

Embassy Exodus: Jerusalem or Bust

Trump's decision could provoke a massive power shift.

The Middle East – A New Cold War?

Is American intervention in Middle Eastern countries setting up a new Cold War?

Saudi Arabia’s Purge of Corruption

Saudi Arabia is going after both princes and ministers, leaving no room for corruption.

Balfour Declaration’s Centennial Approaches

Heated debate on the merits of the Balfour Declaration continues as it approaches its one hundredth birthday.

Modern Slavery and The Quandary of The Yazidis

The Earth is flooding, and the rain is slavery.

Iraqi Forces Seize Kurdish Territory

Iraqi security forces swept into Kurdish territory in response to their recent independence referendum.

The Forgotten War: Yemen

Yemen is a very tribalistic country, rife with conflict.