Issues / War & Peace
From Assad redefining a presidency to death-squads redefining war crimes.
Israel refuses to address its “nuclear capabilities” with Arab states at September’s IAEA conference.
Al-Qaeda's power has waned in Mali, but unresolved ethnic conflicts still threaten the country after 16 months of civil war, a military coup, and French military intervention.
Research into nuclear weaponization may have been carried out clandestinely by the Revolutionary Guard.
Sorry John Kerry: Until negotiations are based not on U.S. support for Israeli power but on international law, the “peace process” will continue to fail.
The best thing the American Empire can do is prepare the world for its eventual collapse.
“The Act of Killing” sheds light on Indonesian mass killings that were even more uncalled for than most atrocities.
In the upcoming Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, the issue will be what it has always been: will there be an end to the Israeli occupation and an agreement on the borders of a Palestinian state?
Bear in mind, that’s while also playing to the cheap seats: John Hagee’s Christians United for Israel.
China’s aggressive territorial claims, Washington's "pivot" to Asia, and Japan’s hawkish bluster add up to a volatile brew in the Asia-Pacific.