Issues / War & Peace
After the war in Iraq, is it feasible to invoke the Responsibility to Protect doctrine to protect civilians from ISIS?
The long, slow process of obtaining justice for Europe’s worst genocide since World War II.
The United Nations Human Rights Council announced a commission of inquiry into alleged Israeli war crimes in Gaza.
Human Rights Watch continues to face charges from activists, including Nobel Laureates, who say the group is too close to Washington to criticize U.S. foreign policy.
Four myths American exceptionalists peddle about the U.S. president and America's role in the world.
In a flagrant violation of international law, Israel's assault on Gaza has killed hundreds of civilians and devastated civilian infrastructure.
The simmering tensions in East Asia are echoes of Washington's Cold War intrigues—and the Pentagon's not-so-secret plans for battle with China.
Obama has few good options in Iraq, but the worst choice would be emulating George W. Bush.
Iraq's dire refugee crisis is posing a humanitarian and political challenge to the Obama administration.
The last time the U.S. accused Russia of downing a civilian airliner, nuclear war nearly broke out.