Monday, Nov. 23, 2015 | Mona Alami, Contributor
A Kurdish general calls for more ammunition, aid and NATO troops to join the peshmerga in the fight against the Islamic State in Iraqi Kurdistan.
Wednesday, Sep. 2, 2015 | Barbara Slavin, Washington Correspondent
In an interview with Al-Monitor, Ali Larijani, the speaker of the Iranian parliament, praised President Barack Obama’s "wisdom" in negotiating a nuclear deal, but chided the United States for backing Saudi military intervention in Yemen.
Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 | Julian Pecquet, Congressional Correspondent
Orthodox leader John X tells Al-Monitor that outside powers must stop interfering if the Middle East is to heal.
Friday, Jul. 4, 2014 | Mustafa al-Kadhimi, Iraq Pulse Editor
In an interview with Al-Monitor, Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Saleh al-Mutlaq speaks about the roots of the crisis in Iraq and stresses the need for a political solution.
Thursday, Mar. 27, 2014 | Amberin Zaman , Columnist
Turkey’s main opposition leader, Kemal Kilicdaroglu of the Republican People’s Party, says that the Turkish prime minister is bent on provoking war with Syria to divert attention from government corruption.