Beijing's ambassador to the United States on how a strong and rising China is good for the world.
Afraid for his hold on power, Putin is cracking down on Internet freedom with a flurry of new laws.
The Saudis, Qataris, and others are stepping into the fight against Islamic State. Now it's time for them to take the lead.
Iraq's Shiite militias are becoming as great a danger as the Islamic State.
Scottish independence won't just be bad for the Scots. It will be a disaster for U.S. foreign policy from Syria to the Arctic Circle.
Why the memory of a mass hostage-taking -- and the botched rescue attempt that followed -- continues to haunt Russia.
President Obama means well. But the Middle East is where America's good intentions go to die.
Al Qaeda’s control of Israel’s northern border has Jerusalem nostalgic for the days of Assad.
After years of pursuing peace and stability, Kenya's political factions are returning to bare-knuckle politics.
How the threat of the Islamic State could bring together the country's warring factions -- if only Barack Obama is willing to seize the opportunity.
China's anti-vice campagin does clickbait on social media better than you think.
As the United States steps away from the Middle East, its allies have tried to fill the void -- with disastrous results.
We know Vladimir Putin's playbook for destabilizing Ukraine. Which is why only a decisive military victory against Moscow's forces will work.
Israel doesn't want to wipe out Hamas, and putting it in a corner will only backfire.
Why can't British intelligence prevent men like James Foley's killer from fighting in Iraq -- or coming home?
With crises brewing in Ukraine and the Middle East, the transatlantic alliance needs a shot of fresh energy.
It’s time for the Czech Republic and European allies to stand up.
I spent a year in Iraq fighting Islamic militants. Then one of them contacted me on Twitter to talk about how much he loved Mrs. Doubtfire and Jumanji.
Experimental drugs and airport screenings will do nothing to stop this plague. If Ebola hits Lagos, we're in real trouble.
The revolutionaries of the Maidan wanted to end crony capitalism. But it's back with a vengeance.
Why an Erdogan victory in Turkey's presidential election is likely to trigger the biggest opposition backlash yet. The first in our series of Lab Reports on Turkey.
Yemen's al Qaeda franchise isn't moving to create its own Islamic state quite yet. But the fact that it continues to thrive is ominous enough.
Russia's invasion of eastern Ukraine won't be an armored blitzkrieg. It's a slow, seditious drip -- and it's already underway.
Georgia's ex-president stands accused of abusing his power. His friends in the West should let the law run its course.
Lines between countries used to have little importance in Africa's most dynamic region. How times have changed.
Burma's democratic transition is running off the rails. Obama and Kerry can help to bring it back on track.