President Ashraf Ghani is out to radically overhaul the badly divided country. Is it ready for him?
Adnan Khan on the rise of Islamic State, and how leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi went from virtual unknown to global threat
December 14th, 2014 1 comment
Chaos has been contained in Iraq. It could spell the beginning of the end of Islamic State.
Defections to Islamic State raise concerns that the group’s influence is spreading into other Arab Spring countries
Can the place where the revolution began make democracy work amid the chaos of the Middle East?
The country’s inaction has angered many in the international community and ignited violent demonstrations at home
October 15th, 2014 3 comments
On the Pakistan-India border, two nuclear powers are quiety edging closer to war
Mass protests led by a cricketer politician and a Canadian cleric are paving the way for dramatic change
Adnan R. Khan on the humanitarian crisis in Iraq and why there is some political hope