Regions / Europe & Central Asia
Despite its peace constitution, Japan boasts one of the largest militaries in the world.
How the Obama administration can make good on its stated preference for diplomacy over war.
The underlying issues that led to violence in Kyrgyzstan four years ago remain.
Without disarmament our nuclear nightmares may become realities -- but there is still time to avoid disaster.
Reporter David Crawford exposed the Stasi’s real estate assets, pensions, and the names of its agents working undercover.
On the outskirts of Europe people are literally dying to get in, while the core members of the EU are having second thoughts.
Adding yet more warfare to the current crisis in the Middle East will perpetuate exactly what the imperial powers set out to do: tear an entire region of the world asunder.
At times, transition seemed to mean simply the transfer of resources from one ruling elite to another.
As it considers whether to back a controversial dam in Tajikistan, the World Bank needs to revisit its criteria for funding projects that displace people from their homes.
After the Norman Conquest, bishops devised an ingenious way to deal with the component of PTSD known as moral injury.