In The Hague this week, Iranian officials offered to cooperate with the US. Iran has pursued an ambitious redevelopment effort in Afghanistan since 2001.
04/03/2009 01:00 am
Readers write about how President Obama can improve the US's relationship with Iran, why theocracy is a major threat to freedom of speech, and why illegal immigration should not be romanticized.
04/02/2009 01:00 am
Arab League likely support Sudan's Bashir against war crimes charge, but discourage ties with Iran.
03/29/2009 01:00 am
The President's plan for the increasingly troubled region is ambitious, although his goals are more limited than Bush's.
03/27/2009 01:00 am
From crawling on the carpet with Ronald Reagan to sipping tea with the Che Guevara of Afghanistan, former staffers recount stories as the Monitor transitions to new formats.
03/26/2009 01:00 am
Obama's outreach to Iran lifts hopes that the US and Russia can find more common ground in their bids to get Iran to curtail its nuclear program.
03/23/2009 01:00 am
The president seeks 'new beginnings' with the Iranian people and leaders in a message marking the Iranian new year.
03/20/2009 01:00 am
He has to follow up with real engagement.
03/16/2009 01:00 am
It's about Iran, Iraq, and Israel. The two foes planned to meet in Riyadh Wednesday to solidify Arab unity amid regional volatility.
03/12/2009 01:00 am
Iran's nuclear program prompts Israel to signal possible action in 2010. More sanctions could become an option.
03/11/2009 01:00 am