Iran: The ‘unicorn-level rarity’ line in the Brown article should be used in a speech – it’ll really grab a judge’s attention and help guarantee that your speech is the one they remember after the round when they’re filling out the ballot.
Iraq: Waldman replies to GOP historical re-write efforts with some good background.
Israel, Gaza specifically: Views from both sides of their respective gun barrels.
Afghanistan: Words vs. actions.
Yemen: Is the Sunni-Shia conflict here a sign of what’s in store for the rest of the region?
Syria: Another in the continuing theory vs. practice series.
Turkey: The other side of the coin.