Regions / Europe & Central Asia
Ireland was a laboratory for every manner of colonial repression by the British. 100 years after the Easter Rebellion, it is once again — this time by banks.
For better or worse, the refugee crisis underscores that Turkey is part of Europe. Pretending otherwise could have disastrous consequences.
If unrest in the Middle East and mass migration ease, developed states might once again welcome workers from developing states.
For too long Moscow and Washington have tried to out-muscle each other by escalating the Syrian war. Now, for once, they've got a chance to escalate their efforts to end it.
With little discussion of foreign policy in the primary races, we’re left wondering whether diplomacy will continue to take a backseat to military action.
In a world awash with weak states, powerful weapons, and crumbling institutions, conflicts can easily continue for generations — and perhaps never end.
Hillary Clinton has run to the right of the Obama administration on every major foreign policy issue — and she’s left a trail of devastation in her wake.
Since missile defense doesn’t protect us against Russia’s nukes.
The politicization of humanitarian aid poses a huge moral dilemma for NGO workers.
The Socialists’ habit of running from the left and governing from the center is not a formula that will work anymore in Spain.