Regions / Europe & Central Asia
Nine years into the war in Afghanistan, the costs still aren't worth the price paid.
If, as 2011 begins, you want to peer into the future, enter my time machine, strap yourself in, and head for the past, that laboratory for all developments of our moment and beyond.
Bulgaria's perfunctory efforts to corral organized crime frustrate the European Commission.
It may not have been failure to hew to the fundamentalist line on blasphemy that killed Punjab's governor.
The U.S. is unable to adapt to the Taliban's ability to adapt.
Top news stories and newsmakers of dubious distinction.
The Celtic tiger is following the same trajectory as the Asian tigers. Is China next?
Washington needs to address this pivotal region of the world.
India's liberal bona fides aren't as impeccable as India would like the world to believe.
Sweden suffers its first suicide bombing.