Latest Middle East Analysis

Strategy in Real Time: Dueling with an Enemy That Moves

The essence of strategy is recognizing that each move we make will lead to countermeasures by our enemies. Read more…

Dead Lines for Iran and Greece

An extension of Iran's nuclear talks will complicate, but not end, negotiations, while Greece's missed debt repayment deadline will have heavier consequences. Read more…

Turkish military trucks and soldiers near the Akcakale crossing gate between Turkey and Syria on June 15. (BULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images)

How Turkey Would Invade Syria

Any potential Turkish military operation in Syria would face tremendous and varied risks. Read more…