The Taliban isn't attacking the Afghan army anymore -- they're trying to blow up the heart of Afghan politics.
How the United States can shape the world without boots on the ground and bombs in the air.
And other lessons Germany can teach Japan, China, and South Korea.
Societies attempting to make the transition to democracy should start by establishing a consensus on basic values.
American fears of Russian and Chinese aggression are growing, but they'd still rather Washington not get too involved.
Why are so many Indian politicians unmarried? And why do Indian voters not seem to care about their private lives?
If NATO wants to stanch Russian adventurism in Eastern Europe, it needs a comprehensive security plan (and fast).
As new corruption allegations swirl around Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, how long can his election mandate protect him?
If the United States is going to help Western allies neutralize Russia's energy stranglehold, it needs to get to the root of why so many people fear fracking.
Since 1976, Africa has reported over 2,000 cases of Ebola. Lessons were learned -- it's now up to Guinea to remember them.
10 very good reasons not to believe Vladimir Putin when he says he's totally not going to invade eastern Ukraine.
The new industrial revolution won’t be in India or China. It will be right here in America.
France has its own Tea Party -- and it's upending Europe’s socialist stronghold.
Rivalries among the political elite are exacerbating divides and allowing urgent problems to fester. Can anyone stop the rot?
Does Obama still have pull over Riyadh, when the king's point man -- Prince Bandar -- is pulling the strings from afar?
While Obama focuses on shoring up European support to fend off Russian aggression, it's actually powerful emerging nations that hold the key.
Forget just shutting down Twitter, now Turkey's embattled prime minster has taken to denouncing Ottoman sultans.
Is the European Central Bank ready to start tackling the continent’s inflation problem?
Today, China and Japan are at each other’s throats, but 30 years ago they were like old friends. What happened?
The world's most isolated ocean has a long history of making things disappear.
Egypt’s top general is a shoo-in to win the race for president. Then the hard part begins.
Melting glaciers and superstorms won't matter if the world can't feed itself.
The United States and its allies have imposed stinging sanctions on Russia. To make them work, they need to hold fast.
Why Washington can't afford to neglect its friends in the Gulf.
Why looking crazy can be an asset when you’re staring down the Russians.
If Putin wants to make a grab for Ukraine's east and south, he'll need to move soon.
Hey, world, we Malaysians know you want straight answers about MH370. But you’re asking the wrong government.