Regions / Europe & Central Asia
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.
Whatever credibility austerity had is now lost on much of Europe.
Israel is also turning its back on Europe.
American military technology transformed remote, landlocked Afghanistan into the world’s first true narco-state.
By embracing a neoliberal, pro-austerity agenda, Poland's mainstream left opened the way for a government of Polish Ted Cruzes.