Regions / Europe & Central Asia
Russian President Putin steps into the peace breach on Syria.
Third Generation East is an organization in Germany devoted to helping young people who are wrestling with the legacy of East Germany.
John Kerry may have just accidentally earned himself a Nobel Peace Prize.
President Obama seems torn between standing down and going ahead with a military strike.
The road to hell is paved with good intentions.
With Assad's fighters vanished from northern Syria, Kurds fight jihadists for the future of Syrian Kurdistan.
So much for the “coalition of the willing.”
Turmoil in Iraq and Syria, along with political developments in Turkey, has created unprecedented opportunity for the Middle East's long-suffering Kurds.
Egypt is a study in contrasts with a fundamentally peaceful people ruled by a military junta.
Syria President Assad seems intent on doing everything he can to alienate his allies and make us sympathetic to his often brutal opposition.