The people who live in Russia's troubled North Caucasus republic hope that their new president will make a difference. But the chaos and bloodshed are deepening with every day.
Syrian jihadi groups are now kidnapping and killing one another. Is this the beginning of an all out war, or an opportunity for the moderates?
Turkey won't be able to achieve a healthy democracy unless it allows for a greater diversity of political representation.
Did the killing of the U.S. ambassador a year ago cast a curse on the city he loved?
In the 70-plus days since Pakistan's new prime minister took office, the country has suffered roughly 70 terrorist attacks. So why doesn't Nawaz Sharif have a counterterrorism policy?
A slowing economy, an exploding submarine, corruption scandals -- what's happened to India?
Is the turbulent Middle East bringing Sunni and Shiite jihadists together, or driving them to war?
The U.S. has spent hundreds of millions fighting Yemen's terrorists. What did it buy, really?
David Bax helped save 35 aid workers in a Mogadishu firefight. So why did they turn against him?
Prison breaks, the embassy shut down, and an al Qaeda comeback all reveal one thing: we're still handling the terror threat wrong.
The United States used the Pakistan playbook on Yemen's terrorists. It didn't work.
Why paranoia is the key to Libyan politics.
The E.U. finally decided to designate Hezbollah a terrorist organization. Why won't the U.N.?
Islamists in East Africa were supposed to be on the run. But the raids and spy flights keep increasing.
Why isn't Obama outraged about a drone war based on profiling?
Pakistan’s leaked bin Laden report proves that the country’s vaunted spy agency is either shockingly inept or duplicitous. Or both.
How Obama's pick to lead the FBI tried to put the brakes on the NSA's surveillance dragnet.
How do you find a terrorist hidden in millions of gigabytes of metadata?
President Obama's magical thinking about how to defeat al Qaeda.
How Robert Mueller transformed -- for better and for worse -- the FBI into a counterterrorism agency.