Regions / Europe & Central Asia
To Washington, hospitality shown by the Haqqani network toward al Qaeda is probably another reason for the U.S. to remain in Afghanistan.
As the greatest beneficiary of the Arab Spring, Turkey is going head to head with both Syria and Israel.
George W. Bush and the neocons played right into the hands of Osama bin Laden, and we're paying the economic price today.
The Pakistani city is central to U.S. war efforts, so the recent violence there deeply worries Washington.
Increasingly, in our globalized world, we want to see what we're getting into. Graphic novels about Bosnia, Burma, and Iran can take us there.
After eight years, the Spanish court case against three U.S. soldiers responsible for the murder of cameraman Jose Couso continues in spite of heavy U.S. pressure. But could the testimony of a former Army eavesdropper provide the final push to conviction?
The C.I.A. may have obtained information on a key militant's whereabouts from the I.S.I.'s interrogation of Syed Saleem Shahzad.
Libya's Transitional Council and Italy are likely to become fast friends because of oil.
The U.S.-NATO presence in Afghanistan is becoming increasingly immaterial.
Stephen Cohen explores the conventional wisdom about Soviet and Russian history in his latest book.