The Global Policy Forum maintains a valuable collection of articles on the Iraq conflict. Written by experts and reduced to manageable excerpts, these materials provide a useful introduction to the complex issues behind this conflict.
The Jewish Virtual Library offers a rich collection of articles, documents, statistics, and information. It is also searchable. Sponsored by the American-Israeli Cooperative Enterprise it should be read accordingly.
This site provides useful information on Iran and a particularly strong set of articles on Iran’s history. It is sponsored by the Iran Chamber Society and should be read accordingly.
National Public Radio has put together a useful five part article-series on the Sunni-Shiite schism.
This site, posted by East Carolina University, provides dozens of useful links for studying the war in Afghanistan.