Issues / War & Peace
“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.
Missile defense drives other states to build their nuclear-weapons arsenals, but depletes the United States’s own missile stockpile because its inaccuracy necessitates launching a hail of interceptors.
Responding to a cyber attack with nuclear weapons, incredible as it sounds, may be “on the table.”
As they rally against a planned military base on Henoko, the people of Okinawa need all the support they can get.
Its military, intelligence agencies, and local municipalities and police forces were all taken to task in Pakistan’s report on the bin Laden raid.
Allegations of sarin use by the Syrian government are bedeviled by chain-of-custody issues.
From Edward Snowden to the Taliban-go-Miami Beach.