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If costly drug war strategies in Afghanistan have been unsuccessful even with a strong U.S. military presence, they won’t stand a chance after the U.S. withdraws.
The more party members Stalin killed, the more he thought he had to kill.
Is Russia’s occupation of Crimea expansionism or a response to NATO squeezing its border?
The case of Sovietologists’ inability to foresee the end of the Soviet Union grows curiouser and curiouser.
The human race and our planet need a new water ethic.
Where exactly is power located on this planet of ours right now?
Afghan President Hamid Karzai's main demands of the United States command broad support in Afghanistan.
Workers in Hungary were forced to resort to road closures to bring the government to the negotiating table.
Even as we condemn the introduction of Russian troops in Crimea, we have to remember that the Cold War is over—and both sides must act that way.
Russia’s response to the Ukrainian crisis and the Olympic Games in Sochi are essentially rooted in the same impetus: Putin’s geopolitical ambitions.