Translating politics and ideology into different languages is not an objective endeavour and the War on Terror is a prime example of how language can be manipulated in translation.
Contrary to what the nuclear deal's critics say, it was a stabilising force in the region and the Middle East needs it.
Donald Trump openly chastised America's closest allies in the 2017 NATO summit, asking them to "contribute their fair share" and his pointman in Berlin has reinforced the divisive narrative and now there are calls for him to be sent back home.
With US presidential elections fast approaching the Democratic Party could have a hard time uniting as it dithers in dealing with Trump.
1979 not only transformed the region but led to global repercussions still being felt 40 years later.
The death of George Bush Senior will be remembered mostly for the wars he caused and the destruction he visited upon the Middle East. In America, the whitewhashing begins.
Surveillance of Muslims in the US is just the tip of the iceberg. What's behind the FBI and Homeland Security's push to find informants in Muslim communities? More importantly, what's next for Muslim minorities as they confront Islamophobia?
Does the resignation of the US ambassador to the United Nations mean there might be a change in America's hostile attitude towards the UN?
Relations between Iran and the US have never recovered from the aftermath of the Islamic revolution when more than 50 Americans were held hostage in the US embassy for 444 days.
Revelations about torture from a former US prisoner, Ali al Marri, hasn't raised as much as an eyebrow in America. That shouldn't be a surprise, the President supports torture. And society is desensitised to claims of torture.
Subscribe to our Youtube channel for all latest in-depth, on the ground reporting from around the world.
Copyright © 2019 TRT World.