Middle East

Middle East

The region known as the Middle East has been conquered and reconquered by every super power in the West. This has created a region rich in a culture of resistance and thousands of ethnic groups looking for their piece of land. This has created a complicated region and Jpost's Middle East News simplifies it.

Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters are seen near the city of Afrin, Syria
September 21, 2019
U.S. hoping its security mechanism gamble in Syria will pay off - analysis

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

LOAD MORE

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators protest in London in June 2018
September 21, 2019
Call to destroy Israel at Islamist conference in Ankara

By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL

Resident of Borel favela shouts during a protest against the death of a young man, Rio de Janeiro.
September 21, 2019
Charles Bronfman Prize recipient shares his story in New York

By HALEY COHEN