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Ramping up bombing against the Islamic State would only add to the numbers of civilians killed by U.S. airstrikes in its territory.
Russia may seek serious vengeance on the Islamic State for the possible sabotage of Metrojet Flight 9268.
Even as governments set climate targets, they're working hard to expand the extractive global economy with measures that could deepen the climate crisis.
"Back in my youth, we imagined that lumbering dinosaurs like Russia and China and the European Union would endure regardless of the global convulsions taking place around them."
Burma's constitution awards a quarter of its parliament to the military. But that's not Aung San Suu Kyi's biggest problem by a long shot.
Thousands of Eritreans are marooned in this desolate corner of the Horn of Africa.
After the recent Ankara bombing, a reporter on the Turkish resistance becomes a member.
If you were looking for a place where democratic socialism appears to be working, you’d be hard pressed to find a better example than Denmark.
A likely vote of no confidence in Portugal’s hard-right government will signify whether voters in the EU can still choose their own government.
Lobbying and renewed fear of Russia have softened up the U.S. for Northrop Grumman’s budgetary kill with its new bomber.