South Korea's conservative government is building a naval base on top of a wealth of natural treasures -- and it's dead set on keeping environmentalists out of the discussion.
With China and the United States enabling each other to avoid meaningful emission reductions, the rest of the developing world must take the lead.
Barack Obama is a smart guy. So why has he spent the last four years executing such a dumb foreign policy?
The U.S.-backed Afghan government of Hamid Karzai is stamping out local government, which only inflames the country's insurgency.
Although the prospects for an independent state in Syrian Kurdistan remain dim, unprecedented Kurdish autonomy will likely result from the conflict
When it comes to foreign policy, significant transformation is as unlikely in Washington as it is in Pyongyang.
Unconditional U.S. support gave the Israelis the confidence that they could literally get away with murder, even if it involved a U.S. citizen.
Peru is grappling with a host of issues stemming from its violent struggle against insurgent movements.
A remarkable documentary offers a rare look at the women's side of the mosque.
A new book argues that there's been nothing visionary about Barack Obama's foreign policy.