Middle East

America Films May 18, 2018
America's Chief Correspondent Kevin Clarke speaks with Catholic Relief Services’ John Byrne, Chief of Party of Envision Gaza 2020, on the unfolding situation in Gaza.
The Editors May 18, 2018
Beyond relations with Iran and North Korea, the way Mr. Trump is wielding economic and military power will come with collateral costs.
An elderly Palestinian man falls on the ground after being shot by Israeli troops during a deadly protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel on May 14. Thousands of Palestinians are protesting near Gaza's border with Israel, as Israel celebrates the inauguration of a new U.S. Embassy in contested Jerusalem. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)
Kevin Clarke May 17, 2018
The willingness to rush the border fence despite the I.D.F.’s overwhelming firepower is a testimony to the despair of the people living in Gaza.
Gerard O’Connell May 16, 2018
Francis spoke after one of the worst days of violence in the Holy Land since 2014.
Margot Patterson May 14, 2018
Why did Mr. Trump choose to leave the agreement at a time when he is negotiating a similar agreement with North Korea?
"If I dwell on the future, it is too depressing....There is no future in maintaining a conflict."