Saddam Hussein

  • Islamic State Has Given Jordan New Life

    While much has been made of how the war against Islamic State gives Iran a chance to increase its influence across the Middle East, another country has already parlayed the violence into tangible gains: Jordan. Just a decade ago, the tiny, oil-poor Hashemite kingdom had all but slipped off the…

  • The real reason hawks hate the Iran nuclear deal

    Apparently Dick Cheney will be giving a big speech on the Iran nuclear deal at the American Enterprise Institute on Sept. 8, a little more than a week before Congress votes on it. Of course there isn't a single politically informed person in the world who doesn't know precisely where the former…