South Sudan's hospitals have become targets for both sides in the brutal, ongoing civil war. How can you save lives when doctors and patients are living under the gun?
Protests in Islamabad; the aftermath of the conflict in Gaza; and remembering James Foley.
The psychology behind Israel's Gaza war and the truce that followed.
Putin's 'humanitarian' convoy is simply a pretext for the war the Kremlin's been planning for months.
Ferguson protests; Liberians face the spread of Ebola; and the pope visits South Korea.
A year ago, a chemical weapons attack killed hundreds of my neighbors and friends. But the greatest tragedy is Obama's refusal to punish the murderer in Damascus.
Peshmerga and Iraqi forces cooperated long enough to wrest a vital strategic asset back from the Islamic State. But can this tense alliance last?
In one Kurdish town, all able-bodied men, from 17 to 80, have picked up arms to defend their homes from the Islamic State.
This president isn't weak and waffling. He's calculating, coldhearted, and decisive when it counts.
How did a small community of Yazidis from Lincoln, Nebraska, convince the White House to go to war in Iraq?
In the ruins of the Strip, the devastation has spared no one.
Renewed fighting in the war-torn country has derailed humanitarian relief efforts, and now tens of thousands are facing starvation.
Russia’s president is nakedly invading Ukraine. Why won’t anybody say anything?
Moscow dreamed of transforming southeastern Ukraine into a client state. But the Kremlin's plans are fraying as Kiev pushes back.
A few thoughts on saving the Munchkins, defeating tyranny, and the politics of America's favorite fairytale.
Militias clash in Libya; preparations for India's Independence Day; and a wedding in a Gaza refugee camp.
While the Islamic State pillages Iraq, the more moderate opposition in Syria is making headway against Assad's forces back home.
The Red Cross has no idea what 280 Russian trucks making their way to the Ukrainian border are carrying. Is Putin's "humanitarian" mission a Trojan horse?
For the hard-line brigades in Gaza, a cease-fire is only a temporary reprieve from a battle that never ends.
As strikes resume, the battered Palestinians of the Strip don’t want Hamas to give up the fight.
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The Yazidis, a small Iraqi religious minority, are marooned and starving on a mountain in Kurdistan. Now, the United States is trying to save them from the murderous hands of the Islamic State.
In the lands of the Old Testament, an endangered religious minority is being wiped out by the brutal Islamic State.
Hamas will dig out from under the rubble and the world will remember the image of four boys killed on a beach.
The militant group's rise is leaving a trail of destruction across Nigeria's northeast.
Putin isn’t trying to win the Cold War -- he’s refighting the battles of World War I.
If South Africa's political factions could reconcile, so can South Sudan's warring parties.
Security is improving in the eastern part of the country -- so why are many refugees worse off than before?
And Putin’s itching for a fight.
100 years later, we still spend too much time talking about how World War I started. The real lessons are in why it lasted so long.