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The LWOT

The LWOT: Senate, House edit detainee provision in defense bill

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Jennifer Rowland |

Argument

The Merkelization of Europe

A European Germany has become a German Europe -- and it's all downhill from here.

Paul Hockenos |

The LWOT

The LWOT: AP report describes secret CIA prison in Romania

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Jennifer Rowland |

Terms of Engagement

Continental Divide

Do Europeans believe in the European Union enough to save it?

James Traub |

The LWOT

The LWOT: NYC "al-Qaeda sympathizer" faces terrorism charges

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Jennifer Rowland |

Photo Essay

Merkozy, a Beautiful Friendship

As Nicolas Sarkozy and Angela Merkel team up to conquer the eurozone crisis, we imagine what it's like on the inside of Europe's most enviable friendship.

Photo Essay |

Slide Show

From Berlin to Athens

As Greece's debt crisis continues to spiral downward, the leaders of Germany and Greece grapple with restive publics and the massive task of restoring the eurozone.

Kedar Pavgi |

Deep Dive

The Icarus Zone

Never before has a monetary union been so full of anticipation and hype. Should we have known that the euro would buckle?

David Marsh |

Argument

Don't Call It a Comeback

Four reasons why Libya doesn't equal success for NATO.

Kurt Volker |

Argument

The Lost Lessons of Freedom

The march toward openness and democracy in the Soviet Union began under my great-grandfather, Nikita Khrushchev, flowered under Mikhail Gorbachev, and has nearly been erased in Vladimir Putin's Russia.

Nina L. Khrushcheva |

Argument

Europe's Conservative Confusion

Nearly every government on the continent is center-right. So why can't they get along and figure out how to save the EU economies?

Tyson Barker |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Alleged Ft. Hood plotter indicted

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Jennifer Rowland and Andrew Lebovich |

Slide Show

All the World's Traders and All the World's Yen…

Traders react to the plummeting market on trading-room floors around the world.

Slide Show |

The List

Who's to Blame if We Double-Dip?

Five people, places, and things everyone's wagging their fists at as the markets crash.

Cameron Abadi |

Argument

Rise of the Radical Right

Anders Behring Breivik is not alone. In fact, Europe has many more dangerous extremists than anyone thinks.

Jamie Bartlett |

Slide Show

Europe's Economic Meltdown: How Did We Get Here?

A look back at the missteps and bailouts, in pictures.

Cameron Abadi |

Feature

A Continent, Sinking

Europe's financial crisis is a Titanic moment, threatening to bring down not only the EU's major economies, but its political raison d'être. Is it too late to save the ship?

Steven Erlanger |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Somali indicted after secret arrest, interrogation

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Andrew Lebovich |

Argument

Frau Flip-Flop

How Angela Merkel went from pro-nukes to no-nukes.

Paul Hockenos |

The LWOT

The LWOT: NYPD arrests two in plot against synagogue; U.S. finds bin Laden "diary"

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Andrew Lebovich |

The LWOT

The LWOT: U.S. releases bin Laden videos; AQIM lauds bin Laden

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Andrew Lebovich |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Al-Qaeda acknowledges bin Laden death

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Andrew Lebovich |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Massive cache of Gitmo docs released

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Andrew Lebovich |

The List

Stiff Upper Lip

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad may have shaved off his mustache, but it's going to take a whole lot more than that to convince the world that he's not a dictator. FP investigates the whiskers that autocrats wear.

Charles Homans |

Argument

Stage Fright

Just when Europe is in desperate need of a strong, forward-thinking leader, Germany is nowhere to be found.

Cameron Abadi |

The List

WikiLosers

Julian Assange said WikiLeaks would change the world. At the very least, it changed these people's lives forever.

Charles Homans |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Obama lifts Gitmo trials freeze, signs indefinite detention order

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Andrew Lebovich |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Gunman kills two U.S. Airmen at Frankfurt Airport; Two NJ men plead guilty to attempting to join al-Shabaab

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Andrew Lebovich |

Dispatch

Green Is the New Black

Germany's Green Party was always loudly left-wing and proudly anti-establishment. So why, in the midst of an economic crisis, are they more popular than ever before?

Paul Hockenos |

The LWOT

The LWOT: House fails to pass Patriot Act extensions; Top officials testify on terrorist threat

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Andrew Lebovich |