By David Ignatius
SARI RASH, Iraq -- This month marks the 100th anniversary of the Sykes-Picot Agreement that formed Iraq, Syria and the other fragile nations of the modern Middle East.
By James Carstensen
Berlin -- The European Union is expected to push forward on granting visa liberalization that will open up the visa-free "Schengen" zone to Turkey's 81 million citizens, despite that country not meeting all of the conditions laid down by the E.U. A decision by the E.U.
By Thomas D. Williams
According to the Archbishop of Aleppo, when Westerners open their doors to Syrian refugees, it hurts, rather than helps, their cause. The solution lies not in welcoming more refugees, but in helping resolve the situation back home so they will not need to leave.