Issues / Democracy & Governance
Fissures are beginning to appear in Isaias Afewerki's dictatorship.
As Washington does with Beijing and Taipei, Serbia practices strategic ambiguity with Kosovo.
British objections to how Algeria handled its hostage situation and a recent visit by one of its boy bands to Ghana highlight U.S. and European condescension towards Africa.
Is Syria just another proxy war?
As in: come home to roost.
When President Zine Ben Ali was deposed, a new era of modern Tunisian history -- one filled with hope and frustration -- unfolded.
Bulgaria naively embarked upon a ready-made Western model of change: neoliberalism.
Washington should recognize that Latin America is experimenting with new political and economic models to reduce the region's traditional poverty and inequality.
Risk Monitor's Stefan Popov is trying to change the image of Bulgaria as the Wild East frontier of the European Union.
Nuclear weapons and voter ignorance are a lethal mix.