Israel: Israeli-Palestinian conflicts; ethics and morality
Which led to:
Libya: A mess gets messier.
Turkey: Politics and war.
Egypt: Should we be helping their dictatorship? With military aid? (Most of what we give them is used to buy military material from US companies, so the aid is a bit circular.)
Syria: Is there a non-military solution? What would motivate the parties involved to choose that over violent conflict?
Afghanistan: The title says it all.
And two on the Middle East in general (multiple countries). Friedman offers a possible future, Eltahawy hopes for one for women.