Regions / Europe & Central Asia
Large pro-democracy demonstrations in Burkina Faso have largely escaped the Western media’s radar.
The very fact that Ukrainian protesters can oust their leader and plunge their country into political uncertainty testifies to the diminished influence of the major international players trying to control outcomes in Kiev.
Russia’s Olympic success and growth are meaningless if xenophobia continues to dominate its society.
Like the Pakistan military and ISI, Syrian President Assad may be aiding jihadists who operate on his own soil.
The author had a ringside seat to how the surge in Afghanistan only increased Ahmed Wali Karzai’s leverage, thus increasing U.S. need for his support.
As Ukraine reaches a breaking point, there's a lot more to discuss about U.S. policy than a simple F-bomb.
Will the Green Climate Fund—the UN body tasked with funding the transition to a clean-energy, climate-resilient future in the developing world—invest in fossil fuels?
Russia’s President Putin may have induced Ukraine’s President Yanukovych to crack down violently on protesters.
Tatjana Bohm: “There is this saying: ‘If you don’t fight back, if you don’t resist, you will end up in the kitchen.’”
Climate change is literally melting down the list of available host venues for the Winter Olympics.