It may not be a rebirth of the USSR, but Putin's vision of a Eurasian union could make Moscow the center of an economic powerhouse.
The Kazakh ambassador argues that his government is making serious efforts to be open and transparent.
Fearmongering about nuclear-arms races has been wrong before, and it's wrong now on Iran.
What last month's spontaneous protest-cum-mutiny-cum-coup in Mali tells us about the unpredictability of history.
The idea of a rapid proliferation of nuclear weapons in the Middle East is just the latest manifestation of an earlier domino theory, Cold War visual imagery of red paint oozing over the globe.
U.S. withdrawal could bring a new Afghan civil war—or worse, the division of Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Erdogan has been called everything from Islamist terrorist to ally. Washington must figure out where it stands on Ankara.
Calls to remove all U.S. troops from Afghanistan are irresponsible and misleading. The two countries have much to gain from a lasting partnership.
Claims of "real" and "sustainable" progress no longer ring true. It's time to rethink the war.
We may never know what caused a soldier to go on a killing spree. But the incident should prompt us to ask what it's like to be sent over and over again into missions without a clear definition and no end in sight.
Obama could have reordered U.S. priorities in Afghanistan. Instead he chose to double down.
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