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The Most Notorious Names in the Shalit Prison Swap

Some have wasted little time in speaking out against Israel.

Uri Friedman |

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Der Pizza-Präsident

Herman Cain may not want to talk about the world, but the world sure is talking about him.

Uri Friedman |

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Handicapping the Nobels

We make wild guesses at Friday's winner so you don’t have to.

Kedar Pavgi |

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The IgNobels

The seven most dubious Nobel Peace Prize winners.

Joshua E. Keating |

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Watching Wall Street

The world's media react to America's newest political phenomenon.

Kedar Pavgi |

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From Tahrir Square to Wall Street

What can "Occupy Wall Street" learn from the activists who took down Hosni Mubarak?

Joshua E. Keating |

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The Price of Failure

How much has the collapse of Somalia cost the world? $55 billion -- and here's where it went.

John Norris |

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Loss of Inspiration

Highlights from al Qaeda's in-house magazine

Joshua E. Keating |

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Checkbook Diplomacy

In shopping for hearts and minds in Iraq, the State Department made some bizarre impulse purchases.

Peter Van Buren |

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The Sick Men of Europe

A checkup on the continent's crisis-ridden economies.

Joshua E. Keating |

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You Should Be Ashamed!

Russian democracy, civil society, and economy may all look bad from the outside. But to hear Putin talk, it’s the West that should be embarrassed.

Julia Ioffe |

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The World's Top Executioners

This week's execution of Troy Davis has provoked an international outcry and renewed debate in the United States over the death penalty. With the fifth-most executions per year of any country, America finds itself on a list with some of the world's worst human rights abusers.

Joshua E. Keating |

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Building Palestine

A short visual history of an awfully contentious idea.

David Kenner |

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When They Were Kings

The United Nations has long been a playground for bad boy dictators. But there are a few notables who won't be making the trek to New York for the festivities and powwows this week.

Colum Lynch |

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The 9/11 Anniversary Reader: Fail edition

We sift through the glut of 10th-anniversary coverage, so you don't have to.

Cara Parks |

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The Worst of the Worst: Revisited

Who will be the next coconut to fall?

George B.N. Ayittey |

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The 9/11 Anniversary Reader: TV Guide edition

Which of the TV specials are worth watching?

Cara Parks |

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Does Obama Have His Eye on the Right Economic Crisis?

The top ten economic worries to choose from -- and unemployment's only mid-pack.

David Rothkopf |

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The 9/11 Anniversary Reader: Liberals vs. Neocons Edition

Reading the coverage so you don't have to -- from left to right.

Joshua E. Keating |

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Return of the Renditioned

A Libyan rebel commander claims he was captured and tortured by the CIA. Who else has surfaced from the murky depths of the war on terror's list of the condemned?

Katherine Hawkins |

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The 9/11 Anniversary Reader

We sift through the glut of 10th-anniversary coverage, so you don't have to.

Joshua E. Keating |

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7 Things You Didn’t Know About the War on Terror

From an attempt to negotiate with Osama bin Laden to a proposal to threaten to bomb Mecca, it's been a wild decade for the U.S. national security establishment.

Eric Schmitt |

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Helium Diplomacy and the Jamaican Menace

More cables you missed from the WikiLeaks deluge.

David Kenner |

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Things We Thought We Knew About Libya

Combine the fog of war, a government notorious for deception, and reporters desperate for scoops, and you get an environment rife with speculation and contradiction on even the most basic facts.

Joshua E. Keating |

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Ten More WikiLeaks You Missed

From the Indian April Fools cable to Hanoi's sexy discos to China's dangerous nuclear plants, Julian Assange's hits just keep on coming.

Ty McCormick |

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The Black Hole of 9/11

As we assess the legacy of the 10th anniversary of America's seminal terrorist attack, it's worth looking at 10 events from the past decade that have actually been more important.

David J. Rothkopf |

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Hotels for Hacks

A look at some of the world's famous hotels, loved, hated, and holed up in by far-flung war correspondents.

Joshua E. Keating |

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Bunker Mentality

Where do governments run when the worst case scenario arrives?

Joshua E. Keating |

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All Points Bulletin: Qaddafis on the Loose

An FP guide to the latest mysterious sightings of Libya's first family as they run for cover.

Suzanne Merkelson |