Middle East

Violence is brewing again in the Middle East

The Middle East is entering a dangerous new period

Reza Aslan’s flawed account is better than nothing

A trek through the Hindu Kush to seek out the ancient Kalash people, who claim descent from Alexander’s army

British policy in the Ottoman Empire was not driven by Orientalism, but self-interest and self-deception

Middle Eastern Christians are facing the threat of extinction

In the Holy Land coexistence was a fragile dream, built on unstable foundations

An epic bike ride from London to Tehran sheds light on links between the East and West

An ISIS bride calls Christianity’s bluff