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Historical analogies are tricky, but the potato famine and the current economic crisis have parallels that are hard to ignore.
The United States pulled out all stops with Thailand to extradite Viktor Bout.
With all the wrath called down on the WikiLeaks founder, you'd think he started a war.
U.S. and U.K. cables show contempt in which natives of Diego Garcia are held.
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.