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Has David Cameron gone too far in threatening to pull Britain from the EU?
Benjamin Netanyahu finds himself besieged by a resurgent Israeli left and an old ally-turned-rival on the right.
In Israel's heated electoral politics, peace is becoming a fringe position.
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Are Iranians really feeling the pinch of U.S. and international sanctions on their economy?
As winter clutches northern Syria, thousands displaced by the civil war take cold comfort in a temporary tent city.
Who's behind the assassination of three Kurdish women in the heart of the French capital?
Haneen Zoabi has made her career speaking up for Israel's Arab minority. In Benjamin Netanyahu's Israel, that's becoming harder each day.
With Venezuela's president-for-life looking pretty close to death, the country's politicians are jostling to fill his shoes.
China recoils in horror at America's fiscal dysfunction.
Nearly all the world's diamonds -- legal or not -- pass through this one Indian city.
Ma'aleh Adumim symbolizes why Middle East peace may no longer be possible.
In rural Yemen, a botched attack on a terror suspect kills 12 civilians and destroys a community.
Polish leaders think they've found a path to energy independence, but their high hopes could prove premature.
In the latest phase of Syria's civil war, civilians have become the targets.