Regions / Europe & Central Asia
To avoid the escalation in east-west tensions, both Putin and Obama need to view each other with a great deal more clarity and understanding.
Throughout Europe, extremist right-wing parties have been on the rise and radical ideas are gaining traction.
Despite its brutality, corruption, and affiliation with al Qaeda, the Haqqani network is likely to inherit much of Afghanistan should the United States leave.
Unless every nation ramps down military spending and invests in clean energy, we’ll all lose the next big war over the fate of the Earth without even firing a shot.
When the public abandons voting and attempts to veto a policy or even an entire government.
Croatia's LGBT community still faces stark challenges, but a recent court ruling in the case of a young trans boy offers hope.
Though discrimination is decreasing, Slovakia is unlikely to elect a Roma president any time soon!
We're in the middle of a sixth mass extinction, and this will be the first one—and possibly the last—we will witness as human beings.
Russia has come a long way from military operations in which casualties to civilians were of little concern.
Conn Hallinan remembers Carl Bloice—an FPIF columnist, longtime journalist, and lifetime advocate for the dispossessed.