Regions / Europe & Central Asia
An influx of Iranian troops into Syria is complementing Russian airstrikes in attempting to shore up the Assad regime.
Putin’s attempt at "shock and awe" in Syria has all the hallmarks of failed U.S. interventions of the past
What if world leaders, starting with the U.S., took seriously Pope Francis' call to treat global crises as moral issues?
If Europe and the United States would take a deep breath they would find that they could handle one million refugees.
In Portugal’s elections, Left parties garnered more than 50 percent of the vote and austerity took a major hit.
If the Taliban were allowed to assume command of the Afghan ship of state, it might ameliorate its harsh ways.
What purpose is served by continued U.S. military involvement in Afghanistan?
Even women who live in countries where abortion is legal often face obstacles to obtaining safe abortions — thanks, in part, to the United States.
The chain of events set into motion by the U.S. invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq is reaching its logical conclusion — the disintegration of multi-ethnic states and a great expulsion of innocents.
By failing to implement economic reforms, Romania lagged behind the rest of East-Central Europe.