Middle East

By Alissa Fromkin
Staff Writer
February 20, 2015

The UAE’s emphasis on human capital and citizen participation has proven crucial to successful military reform as the country tackles the threat posed by Islamist groups.

By Aaron C. Gluck
Contributing Writer
February 18, 2015

Aaron Gluck explores the costs and benefits of the U.S policy of not paying ransoms.

By Alissa Fromkin
Contributing Writer
February 3, 2015

Sheikh Khalifa has blended domestic and foreign policies to mitigate the threat of militant Islamic ideologies.

By Stephanie Breitsman
Contributing Writer
Janurary 15, 2015

Palestinians must extract their future from mounting violence.

By Collin Hunt
Staff Writer
December 16, 2014

A more selective drone strike campaign could achieve similar operational results and deflate jihadi propaganda efforts.


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