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Al Qaeda’s control of Israel’s northern border has Jerusalem nostalgic for the days of Assad.
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The president is right to be wary of putting troops on the ground in Iraq. But he’s wrong to rule it out.
Economic austerity ruined post-Soviet countries in the 1990s. Why are the same policies being forced on Ukraine today?
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Ukraine's new rulers hope to clean up a country that is among the most corrupt in the world. But they don't have a chance if the Western banks keep accepting money stolen from Ukraine.
An ascendant populist movement is shining a light on government corruption. In response, the ruling ANC is resorting to slurs to remind voters that it is the party of the people.
In a world where our enemies don't wear uniforms, our allies don't have to, either.
Ukraine isn’t the only place where the White House is letting a belligerent Russia off the hook.
Public health officials knew Ebola was coming. They know how to defeat it. But they’re blowing it anyway.
Islamabad can't fix its many problems until the government, the opposition, and the military learn to respect the rule of law.
Could Modi, Islamabad, and the U.S. troop drawdown in Afghanistan make the disputed territory the world's next terrorist hotspot?
Israel’s recent annexation of 1,000 acres of land in the West Bank doesn’t change anything on the ground, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has actually been remarkably constrained in settlement construction.
The threat of British jihadists can't be an excuse for the country to abandon its foundational principles.
The arrest of Bahraini human rights activist Maryam al-Khawaja marks a new low point for the country’s autocracy.
Enforcing travel bans, canceling safaris, and subjecting U.S. college students to health checks all show how ridiculous the global response to the outbreak has become.
A few lines, buried deep in the 2015 appropriations bill, could be a nightmare for American detainees and the State Department.
After years of pursuing peace and stability, Kenya's political factions are returning to bare-knuckle politics.