Recent articles have been critical of President Trump’s foreign policy in regard to the Middle East. But Trump’s actions possess a certain coherence.
The Syria pullout will only cause more questions than answers and increase the chaos to a point where Trump will be compelled to step back in.
In a stunning move, President Trump decided to remove all U.S. combat forces from Syria. What will be left behind in the U.S. troop pullout?
President Trump has said he would like to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria. Such a withdrawal from Syria and Iraq could enable a contiguous pan-Shi’a Iran.
From Latin America to the Middle East, migration policies have played a key role as authoritarian regimes seek greater influence in regional and global affairs.
If the White House does not extend sanctions waivers under the Iran Nuclear Deal by the May 12 deadline, things will get very complicated.
The Middle East: With the defeat of ISIS and the ongoing civil war in Syria, the United States faces many difficult challenges in the region.
The sudden eruption of political unrest in Iran has presented an unforeseen challenge to Tehran's ascendant influence in the Middle East, potentially threatening Iran's claims to regional hegemony just when it seemed to have secured an unassailable role.