Regions / Europe & Central Asia
A trade referendum in tiny Holland may influence the future of Ukraine, the trajectory of the EU, and whether armed conflict will return to Eastern Europe.
The scariest part of the Brussels attacks is something that hasn’t happened yet and hopefully never will: an act of nuclear terrorism.
Not only Russia, but the United States could take a few cues from Mikhail Gorbachev’s approach to national security.
However counterproductive the Irish Fenian “Dynamite War” was, it was a reflection of the basic injustice of colonialism.
Mikhail Gorbachev exploded the Reagan administration’s little minds.
No corporations have been more aggressive in forging their own foreign policies than the big oil companies.
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.