Loyalty at What Cost?

President George W. Bush’s “full support” of Attorney General Alberto Gonzalez and World Bank President Paul Wolfowitz has implications far beyond the future of the two besieged officials.

End the Stalemate in the Sahara

The United States and the international community ought to support the stability of North Africa by safeguarding the territorial integrity of Morocco and ending the conflict in the Saraha.

Nine Lives

The latest political meltdown in Ukraine has the imprint of one politician who won’t step down—Yulia Tymoshenko.

The Next Iranian Elections

With parliamentary and presidential elections slated for the next two years, political posturing in the Islamic Republic provides insight into potential power shifts in Tehran.

Left-Out Legislature

The new Democratic Congress will find it has only a limited role to play in foreign policy.

Robert J. Lieber