Middle East

In the Wake of War

America shouldn't forget that the other half of regime change is building a new regime.

Brent ScowcroftSamuel R. Berger

Understanding Saddam

Explaining Saddam's motivations could be an asset for dealing with other tyrants.

Michael Eisenstadt

A Tale of Three Cities

Despite the obvious obstacles, the signs of democracy are encouraging in Kabul, Beirut and Cairo.

John R. Thomson

Blending Democracy

The political soil of the Middle East has not been tilled by the Western Enlightenment. Growing democracy there must take this into account.

Dov S. Zakheim