Don't be too quick to condemn Afghanistan's unpredictable president to history's dustbin.
The coming election in Iraq could decide the fate of the country's struggling democracy. The United States needs to take a stand.
Actually Mr. Lewis, it's not just Wall Street that's rigged. It's the American system.
Palestine's push for international recognition is tanking John Kerry's peace talks. Was this Abbas's plan all along?
Radical nationalists want to continue the revolution that toppled Yanukovych. But they're probably just making matters worse.
Societies attempting to make the transition to democracy should start by establishing a consensus on basic values.
Could a simple book about a simple man help mitigate America's image as a vulgar hegemon?
On personality politics, great men, and the fallacy of thinking that individuals actually shape the world.
Is Obama pushing a new living wage to try and force the issue of undocumented workers?
20 years after the Rwandan genocide, is Paul Kagame's government assassinating its critics?
Jonathan Pollard is Israel's most notorious spy. So why are Washington and Jerusalem talking about freeing him?
Turkey's hard-headed prime minister bans YouTube, as a divided country votes on his increasingly paranoid rule.
Rivalries among the political elite are exacerbating divides and allowing urgent problems to fester. Can anyone stop the rot?
Vladimir Putin could be the perfect gift to an American president desperately in need of a foe.
Today, China and Japan are at each other’s throats, but 30 years ago they were like old friends. What happened?
Why looking crazy can be an asset when you’re staring down the Russians.
If Putin wants to make a grab for Ukraine's east and south, he'll need to move soon.
Hey, world, we Malaysians know you want straight answers about MH370. But you’re asking the wrong government.
History will prove the defeated Generalissimo had a greater impact on modern China than its most famous father.
Russians are celebrating Crimea's return. The West is bent on punishing Moscow. And Ukrainians are feeling more besieged than ever.
Is Obama's groupthink guru (and Amb. Samantha Power's husband) opening a window on White House dysfunction?
Can a flashy, Western-friendly, millionaire really win Libya's race for prime minister?
Meet Dmytro Firtash, the shady billionaire at the heart of Russia’s energy stranglehold over Kiev.
As moderate rebels beat back Islamist radicals in Syria, Assad gains.
President Obama takes a big risk and scores a win for democracy -- and no one gives a damn.
It's time for a frank conversation about some of the unsavory characters in Kiev.
How big goals and low bandwidth scuppered Obama's overburdened foreign policy agenda.