Issues / War & Peace
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.
After learning airline crisis management the hard way, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has quickly taken control of the investigation of MH17.
In just five years, Syria has gone from being the world’s second-largest host of refugees to the second-largest producer of them.
Meet five women who are bearing the burden of conflict in Syria and persevering in spite of it.