The most important map in the world

January 5, 2016

The rising hostility between Sunni and Shia Muslims in the Middle East makes a map of their distribution throughout the Islamic world very important to understanding what may happen in the next few months.

Assad can stay

December 17, 2015

In a reversal of a four-year-old policy, the US government now says Syrian president Bashar Al-Assad can remain in power.

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