March 9, 2016 | Washington wants to loosen aid restrictions even as security forces crack down on innocent Egyptians.
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December 9, 2015 | This holiday season, politicians are taking aim at some of the most helpless people on earth.
September 16, 2015 | If tiny Lebanon can receive over 1 million, surely the wealthiest country in the world can follow suit.
August 5, 2015 | Obama may have stopped a war with Iran before it started, but stopping a war isn't the same as peace.
July 1, 2015 | A Saudi-led war supported by Washington has sparked a devastating humanitarian crisis.
April 8, 2015 | Israel won't change its ways until Washington puts military aid on the chopping block.
February 25, 2015 | Obama has the best opportunity in decades to end the U.S.-Iran standoff.
November 5, 2014 | The U.S. and Iran are closer than ever to letting go of their rivalry.
March 26, 2014 | If we want to make progress in peace talks, we should stop stepping on Iran's toes.
May 29, 2013 | Washington should step up diplomacy and humanitarian aid rather than taking a more belligerent stance.
April 3, 2013 | Almost all the $3.1 billion in yearly U.S. aid to Israel is now slated for weapons.
February 6, 2013 | Torture doesn't "work" but that's not the point.
October 10, 2012 | Mitt Romney is playing the same cynical game as Benjamin Netanyahu.
July 30, 2012 | The Pakistani government loudly protests that many of the casualties of drone strikes are civilian.
May 14, 2012 | A year after President Obama promised that Washington would stop buttressing autocratic regimes, Bahrain's popular revolt is still being crushed.