Regions / Europe & Central Asia
The lesson from the streets of Brazil, Turkey, and the Arab world is to avoid underestimating social movements still in their infancy.
Residual anti-communist beliefs that current state structures are only cosmetically altered versions of the old system have had to be overcome.
Which is more useless? Missile defense or total surveillance?
It regained prominence with the release of the 2011 film "Of Gods and Men."
Is Pakistan a country that might, as opposed to the United States, actually find tactical nuclear weapons useful?
The former East Germany's Stasi used similar justifications as the U.S. for total surveillance.
They had been on the State Department's watch list, but were further downgraded in this years's Trafficking in Persons report.
Many ethnic Serbs fled -- or were expelled from -- Croatia, Bosnia, and Kosovo during those conflicts of the 1990s.
Republicans oppose U.S. cooperation with Russia on NATO missile defense.
From nuclear weapons to unicorns.