Regions / Europe & Central Asia
With troops heading to Afghanistan and the Pentagon budget still rising, here's some good news from the military front.
The Obama administration is going 3D: defense, diplomacy, and development. Is this a major shift from Bush-era doctrine or simply an updated version of the old counterinsurgency approach?
Many well-qualified observers of the Bosnia wars were appalled at the biased reporting and gullibility of mainstream journalists.
Predators, reapers, and imperial graveyards: Washington's language betrays its stubborn imperial ambitions.
The release of A. Q. Khan reveals that nuclear proliferation takes a back seat to other U.S. priorities, columnist Zia Mian explains.
In this interview, Sakena Yacoobi of the Afghan Institute for Learning recommends that President Obama consider a surge in development assistance to her country.
Remembering recent history.
The Obama administration has a new open-hand global policy. Will it work?
The war in Afghanistan is taking its toll on the hearts and minds of civilians and soldiers.
Vice President Joe Biden unveiled the Obama administration's approach to multilateralism at the Munich security conference. Are Europeans buying it?