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15 May
Iran Prepares for Presidential Elections on May 19

On Friday, May 19, Iran will hold first-round election to choose its next president. Friday's contest ...

25 Apr
Members of Congress Seek Answers from Tillerson about Egypt’s Detention of U.S. Teen

In a letter sent to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson this morning, Sen. Cory Booker ...

19 Apr
Turkey Approves Sweeping Presidential Powers, U.S. Policymakers Respond

On April 16, amid contested balloting results and street demonstrations by opposition parties and voters, ...

10 Apr
Saudi Arabia’s Human Rights Record: Then and Now

By Michael Marinelli On March 14, President Donald Trump met with Saudi Arabia’s Deputy Crown Prince ...

08 Mar
Proposed Cuts to Foreign Affairs Budget Meet Resistance

On March 4, White House Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney confirmed that the Trump administration ...

22 Feb
North African Leaders Plan Libyan Political Summit

North African diplomats are planning to hold a summit in the near future to try to find ...

01 Feb
An MCC Compact for Tunisia

February 1, 2017 by Samantha Parks On December 13,  the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) announced it had ...

31 Jan
Trump Refugee Ban Sparks Widespread Backlash

Photo Credit: Reuters/Carlos Barria Last week, the Trump administration issued an executive order to suspend refugee ...

18 Jan
Jordan Charges Eight with Incitement against the Government for Social Media Posts

  Photo Credit: Getty Images Eight individuals have been charged with “insulting the King” and “incitement to ...

11 Jan
Millions Turn Out for Rafsanjani’s Funeral in Tehran

  Source: Xinhua Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, President of Iran from 1989 to 1997, and a leading figure ...