The Kurds’ Proxy Trap
Will the Kurds’ proxy fight against ISIS work against their national aspirations in the long run?
The Elephant in the Room
Across the Middle East, Kurdish politics are growing more assertive and self-confident. The status quo is increasingly untenable, but the United States appears to have no game plan.
Will the Kurds Get Their Way?
The rising prospect of Kurdish independence, with Iraqi Kurdistan as its epicenter, portends major disruptions in Southwest Asia and beyond.