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The Battle for South Kordofan

Will total war in Sudan ever cease?

James Verini |

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Rise of the Annexers

In Israel's heated electoral politics, peace is becoming a fringe position.

Larry Derfner |

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France vs. Lance

The French aren't surprised by the fall of America's cycling hero. They knew he was cheating all along.

Eric Pape |

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Tight Times in the Grand Bazaar

Are Iranians really feeling the pinch of U.S. and international sanctions on their economy?

Sune Engel Rasmussen |

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Party in the KSA

Behind high walls, the kingdom's restrictive Islamic laws don't apply.

Ahmed Al Omran |

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Syrian Purgatory

As winter clutches northern Syria, thousands displaced by the civil war take cold comfort in a temporary tent city.

Steven Sotloff |

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Paris Murder Mystery

Who's behind the assassination of three Kurdish women in the heart of the French capital?

Eric Pape |

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The Most Hated Woman in Israel

Haneen Zoabi has made her career speaking up for Israel's Arab minority. In Benjamin Netanyahu's Israel, that's becoming harder each day.

Larry Derfner |

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Life After Chávez

With Venezuela's president-for-life looking pretty close to death, the country's politicians are jostling to fill his shoes.

Peter Wilson |

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Unholy Alliances

Israel's election is bringing together some strange bedfellows.

Noah Efron |

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Is This Any Way to Treat Your Banker?

China recoils in horror at America's fiscal dysfunction.

Shen Dingli |

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Midnight in Havana

Will the Cuban government fall in 2013?

Yoani Sánchez |

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Rough Cut

Nearly all the world's diamonds -- legal or not -- pass through this one Indian city.

Jason Miklian |

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The Settlement That Broke the Two-State Solution

Ma'aleh Adumim symbolizes why Middle East peace may no longer be possible.

Larry Derfner |

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Anatomy of an Air Attack Gone Wrong

In rural Yemen, a botched attack on a terror suspect kills 12 civilians and destroys a community.

Letta Tayler |

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Poland's Shale Gas Dream

Polish leaders think they've found a path to energy independence, but their high hopes could prove premature.

Dimiter Kenarov |

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From Bread Lines to Front Lines

In the latest phase of Syria's civil war, civilians have become the targets.

Steven Sotloff |

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The Midlife Crisis of Bangladesh

Bangladeshis want a reckoning with their bloody past. But they can do it without partisanship?

Joseph Allchin |

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Return of the Troubles

Is Northern Ireland falling apart all over again?

Peter Geoghegan |

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The Mess We Left Behind in Libya

While Washington is busy fighting over a report, Benghazi is descending into chaos. 

Mary Fitzgerald |

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Keeping the Light On

Celebrating Hannukah with the last Jews in Egypt.

Ben Gittleson |

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The Last Stand of Somalia's Jihad

Can Kenya's invasion of Kismayo put an end to al-Shabab for good?

James Verini |

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Beating the Brotherhood

Egypt's long-suffering opposition is fighting back against the Islamist government. But can they get their act together in time?

Evan Hill |

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The Nowhere Heir

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?

Peter Wilson |

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The Yakuza Lobby

How Japan's murky underworld became the patron and power broker of the ruling party that intended to clean up politics.

Jake Adelstein |

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Yemen's Rocky Roadmap

Yemenis hope that a planned National Dialogue will save the revolution. But what abut the guys with the guns? 

Adam Baron |

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The New Border: Illegal Immigration’s Shifting Frontier

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.

Sebastian Rotella |

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Off with Their Heads

Has Vladimir Putin lost control of his “corruption crackdown”?

Simon Shuster |

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Waiting for the Rain

In the impenetrable Dogon highlands of Mali, the storm of war is coming.

Peter Chilson |

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The Mistress-Industrial Complex

Is adultery the key to solving China’s corruption problem?

Christina Larson |