Regions / Europe & Central Asia
Between Ukraine airline officials keeping planes flying too low and the pilot diverting his plane into the vicinity of the military transport, MH17’s fate was sealed.
The Russian prime minister may still bear some of the blame, though.
Hungary, once a liberal democracy, regressed to a semi-autocratic regime.
Oxford professor Richard Caplan examines the challenges of exiting from state-building operations.
Nearly 8,000 Muslims were massacred in Srebrenica between July 11 and 13, 1995.
A new generation of Polish progressives seeks to rescue liberalism from popular misconceptions.
Did Sarkozy accept campaign funds from Qaddafi — and worse?
Despite its peace constitution, Japan boasts one of the largest militaries in the world.
How the Obama administration can make good on its stated preference for diplomacy over war.
The underlying issues that led to violence in Kyrgyzstan four years ago remain.