Dr. Thirka Alwash made history in 2015 when she became the first female mayor of Baghdad. What improvements has Iraqi capital seen since her election?
As the end game of Syria’s civil war approaches, can Damascus rekindle its position in the region’s geopolitics?
The Kurdish-controlled city of Kirkuk could be one of the hottest point of contention in a post-ISIS Iraqi restructuring.
Hassan Rouhani's second term poses new and unforeseen challenges for Iran.
The crucial port of Hodeidah appears to be the next flashpoint in Yemen's ongoing civil war.
In an attempt to bolster its global dominance, China is exporting its own particular brand of censorship around the world, and Turkey is its latest customer.
Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un’s war of words is being watched across the world, but perhaps most closely by Iran.