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Arguably the mafia state of Putin's era is an improvement over Stalin's tyranny.
WikiLeaks documents to show U.S. support for Kurd group classified as terrorists.
Turkey fears American military action more than Iran's nuclear ambitions.
Imposter Taliban negotiator brings out the hubris in Gen. Petraeus.
If the British and French hadn't appropriated the Ottoman Empire, the Holocaust might have been averted.
Recent floods exacerbate an already desperate situation for many civilians in war-torn Northwestern Pakistan.
The United States outlasts the Soviets in Afghanistan. That counts for something, doesn't it?
Can Gandhi's satyagraha can work in Afghanistan?
Thailand extradites Viktor Bout to the United States.
The UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security just turned 10 years old -- but few nations are helping it meet its goals of involving women in peacemaking and peacekeeping.