The former, and perhaps future, US presidential candidate criticized Obama's policy, comparing rules about where Jews could live to racial segregation.
Ryan Crocker was a major force in helping to turn around Iraq, Presidents Bush and Obama say.
The indictment of more than 100 Iranians being tried en masse for opposing the regime opens a window onto the world view of those who fear change most.
As Aug. 20 election looms, news comedy programs on private networks poke fun at politicians – and call it like they see it.
The attacks, including a double suicide bombing near Mosul on Thursday, are aimed at disrupting January elections, says Deputy Prime Minister Barham Saleh in an interview.
The US has scored no big wins under his policy of talking with the enemy. Doubts that it can are rising.
A declassified memo from a briefing US intelligence chief Dennis Blair gave in February sheds light on how the US views Iran, Al Qaeda, and Afghanistan.