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After the Nuclear Deal, a Region Recalibrates

Iran's nuclear agreement will dilute power in the Middle East, creating more conflicts and strange alliances. Read more…

An Invigorated Turkey Lashes Out

As it commits to operations in Syria and Iraq, Ankara is stepping up its fight against the Kurds — a move that could have unintended consequences south of the border. Read more…

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz (C) before the Gulf Cooperation Council summit in Riyadh on May 5, 2015. (FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)

Saudi Arabia and Hamas: A Pragmatic Partnership

A closer alliance with the Palestinian group may increase Riyadh's power against Iran, but not without challenges. Read more…