Insider accounts are shedding new light on the 18 days that brought down a pharaoh.
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.
The French aren't surprised by the fall of America's cycling hero. They knew he was cheating all along.
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.
Bangladeshis want a reckoning with their bloody past. But they can do it without partisanship?
While Washington is busy fighting over a report, Benghazi is descending into chaos.
Can Kenya's invasion of Kismayo put an end to al-Shabab for good?
Egypt's long-suffering opposition is fighting back against the Islamist government. But can they get their act together in time?
Nicolás Maduro has risen to No. 2 in Venezuela by trying to stay invisible. If Hugo Chávez dies, will this former bus driver take the country off the cliff?
How Japan's murky underworld became the patron and power broker of the ruling party that intended to clean up politics.
Yemenis hope that a planned National Dialogue will save the revolution. But what abut the guys with the guns?
As the net flow of immigrants from Mexico nears zero, violent and impoverished Central American countries have emerged as the fastest-rising source of illegal immigrants to the U.S.