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.
The lessons of counterinsurgency and nation-building in Colombia can also apply to the Arab world.
The sky is not falling, but you wouldn't know that from reading the news of the world.
Singapore is testing whether mass surveillance and big data can not only protect national security, but actually engineer a more harmonious society.
If you want to rule for 1,000 years, don't touch my daughters or my cigarettes.
Here's why Keith Alexander thinks he's worth a million dollars a month.
While the world focuses on the Middle East and Ukraine, China's neighbors worry about the fallout of brewing tensions along its borders. And so should we.
By cutting Israel off from the world for 36 hours, the FAA and the White House gave Hamas exactly what it wanted.
Why Israel can no longer let the Palestinian Authority be responsible for security in Judea and Samaria.
We're right to mourn the dead of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. But that doesn't mean we should forget the others whose lives are being forever altered by the war.
A pro-Russian separatist's how-to guide for terrorizing eastern Ukraine includes advice on robbing banks, sabotage, and staging drive-by shootings.
As the U.S. slaps additional sanctions on Moscow and Donetsk separatists, new evidence emerges that short-range rockets are being launched from Russia into Ukraine.
Inside the high-tech command center where one of Afghanistan’s most popular cops is trying to keep the city safe from the Taliban.
A post-9/11 program meant to be temporary is likely to be renewed until at least 2019.
Why Europeans can defend themselves, but won't until Washington makes them.