Regions / Europe & Central Asia
Human Rights Day is an ideal time to acknowledge that what is presented as a pure human rights project is, for oppressed peoples, actually sullied by politics.
It’s time for the United States to examine how its own foreign policy promotes genocide, and take the actions necessary to curb it.
Although allies continue to hope for more, Germany’s new foreign policy plans spell out more of the same – including a return to normalcy in the relationship with the United States.
The Seleka militia in the Central African Republic seem to be following the Rwanda model for genocide.
Drones are a growth industry with, aside from the U.S., states such as Israel, Britain, Sweden, Iran, Russia, China, Saudi Arabia, and even Lebanon in possession of the more lethal varieties.
Apparently Hitler seems to have forgotten that eliminating Jews would cause a crippling brain drain from Germany.
The 10-year drone-war killing spree has unleashed the seeds of its own destruction: a nonviolent resistance movement.
Is Iran President Hassan Rouhani trying to open up Iran like Mikhail Gorbachev did Russia?
With support from Moscow, Washington, and the former imperial capitals no longer assured, armed groups in Africa now compete for riches in diamond mines, gold pits, oil wells, and rare earth deposits.
Catherine Ashton and Wendy Sherman navigated through the diplomatic shoals of the Iran nuclear deal.