Inside the shadowy Washington PR network with ties to dictators' cronies, war criminals, and suspicious Ukrainian arms transporters.
A dangerous new crop of dictators is learning that they really can get away with murder. But it's as much Obama's fault as it is Putin's.
The German chancellor is caught between her country’s Amerika-Freunde and Putin-Versteher.
India wrapped up the largest democratic election in the world; Pope Francis ordained 13 new priests; and Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine concluded a controversial referendum for self-rule.
The OSCE was designed to ensure peace in Europe. Now the conflict in Ukraine is confronting it with perhaps the greatest crisis in its history.
Britain's almost comically right-wing Tea Party clone is on the rise -- but if it ends up kingmaker in Westminster, that's no laughing matter.
If democracy and political Islam can't coexist and thrive in Ankara, is there no hope for the rest of the Middle East?
Russia celebrates Victory Day; South Africa gears up for national elections; and Narendra Modi works the campaign trail.
Why Finland and Sweden need to stop pretending they are neutral and join NATO already.
Meet the Swedish foreign minister who isn't afraid to say what he means -- especially if it's about what Washington gets wrong.
How a frigid no man's land became one of the most hotly contested territories on Earth.
The history of Jewish-Ukrainian relations hasn't been a happy one. But these days, the two sides are joining forces against Vladimir Putin.
Nearly 20 percent of capital in the world’s two biggest economies is sitting idle. Are we saving too much?
Though some deride Russia for backward thinking, Putin's strategy in Ukraine betrays a nuanced understanding of 21st century geopolitics.
From China to Ukraine, the cynical calculus of power politics is alive and well -- too bad Washington doesn't realize it.
The Vatican prepares for the canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II; Pro-Russian activists clash with police in Donetsk; and sumo wrestlers make babies cry in Japan.
What a peek inside America's prisons can tell us about U.S.-Iran relations.
Meet the Oxford-educated Polish foreign minister fighting to get a wishy-washy continent to stand up to Russia.
That's just a game Putin's playing. And it's a game we're losing.
A power struggle has broken out among pro-Russian leaders in Ukraine: They're fighting for control of a country that doesn't exist yet.
Happy talk isn't going to help Ukraine and Moldova deter Vladimir Putin.
The latest U.N. report says that the darling climate strategy isn't working. But that doesn't mean it's dead. For climate advocates, those are fighting words.
In the English-speaking world, he's the economist du jour. But in his home country? Le shrug.
Britain has plenty of good reasons to stop its citizens from fighting in Syria, but asking mothers to inform on their sons won't work.
How Putin could achieve all of his designs on Ukraine -- without sending a single tank across the border.
Why Thomas Piketty's capital gulf gets a bit complicated when you look at the numbers.