Regions / Europe & Central Asia
France hopes to use an upcoming meeting of potential donors to Palestine to facilitate resumption of peace talks with Israel.
Turkey has been knocking for 50 years on the door of the European Union. When will Europe act in its own self-interest and open up?
Extremist religious views, when central to a school's curriculum, invariably dilute the quality of education.
Though he reported al Qaeda and the Taliban's innermost machinations, Syed Saleem Shahzad was most likely killed by his own country.
What we can learn from Serbia and its recent arrest of Ratko Mladic.
Just how vulnerable to compromise are nuclear-weapons programs?
Islamabad's inaction on extremism is a recurring theme in many of the WikiLeaked cables emanating from the U.S. embassy in Pakistan.
The New York Times coverage of Afghanistan is more informative with what it doesn't report than what it does.
First, it provides sanctuary to Osama bin Laden. Now it's expanding its nuclear-weapons program.
We've stuck a knife deep into Afghanistan. With bin Laden dead, should we take it out or keep it in?