The conflict between Israel and Hamas hits close to home for France's Arabs and Jews. The French Republic might be the casualty.
Why the international community could be on the cusp of a humanitarian breakthrough in the Syrian conflict.
In 2013, 57 percent of people living with HIV were women. So why has the media frenzy around Truvada, a drug regime that could help prevent infection, excluded them?
Why ongoing and close ties between Pyongyang's and Tehran's nuclear programs are cause for concern.
Technology is connecting people all over the world, giving them new power and a stronger voice. But is it making government any better?
Why Israel can no longer let the Palestinian Authority be responsible for security in Judea and Samaria.
Obama's major summit with the continent's leaders will only succeed if the White House eschews autocrats in favor of a new generation of democratic champions.
A lengthy, thorough inquiry into the Malaysia Airlines shoot-down is an absolute necessity -- and could be exactly what Putin wants.
If Britain makes good on its threats to leave the European Union, the impact will be felt far beyond Europe.
Israel takes no joy in another round of hostilities with Hamas in Gaza, but it is a fight born of necessity.
Cairo has never been a mediator between Israel and Palestine -- and today's regime actually benefits from the Gaza invasion.
India prides itself on its respect for democratic values. So why are civil society groups under attack?
A pro-Russian separatist's how-to guide for terrorizing eastern Ukraine includes advice on robbing banks, sabotage, and staging drive-by shootings.
Why the downing of MH17 is the beginning of the end for Ukraine’s separatists and a nightmare for Vladimir Putin.
Neither Israel nor Hamas can win in Gaza, but the biggest loser is the Palestinian Authority.
The Russian president's tour of Latin America shows that the leftist south still has love for Russia -- and the BRICS are willing to play ball.
The 1983 downing of KAL-007 accelerated the demise of the Soviet Union. Could MH17 be a tipping point for Putin's Russia?
Why the United States can't budge on allowing Iran to build more centrifuges.
On immigration, drugs, and virtually every other pressing policy issue, why can’t the United States and Mexico stop talking past each other?
Why the Obama administration keeps making the same mistakes over and over.
Besides, do you really fear a strong, democratic Japan more than a strong, authoritarian China?
Nigeria now boasts the largest economy in Africa. So why are homegrown terrorists thriving?
Thailand’s coup gives the United States a chance to show that it actually cares about human rights and democracy.
The body blows dealt by Nairobi have human rights groups questioning whether the court can -- or should -- prosecute atrocities in South Sudan and other African states.
Experts and insiders say that Israel's military offensive will only further radicalize the Palestinian population -- and alienate frustrated friends in the United States.
Austerity is crippling the eurozone's recovery. But a straightjacket treaty and a latent banking crisis mean it's not going anywhere soon.
In case you couldn’t tell, a new Germany has won the World Cup.
Why Germans and Argentines have so much in common, even in soccer.