Regions / Europe & Central Asia
By withdrawing from Iraq, the United States can learn from the mistakes the Soviet Union made in Afghanistan.
Politics is much like physics, columnist Conn Hallinan argues: for every reaction there is an equal and opposite reaction. And NATO is generating just such a reaction.
Two Czech peace activists went on a hunger strike to protest a proposed U.S. radar base in their country. Their message is spreading.
Pakistan is in danger of giving away too much to its local Taliban in the current talks.
The United States must support the ongoing talks between Pakistan and its local Taliban.
Music can change hearts and minds, and help bring down empires.
A decade after India and Pakistan exploded their nuclear devices, the cloud that still hangs over South Asia is growing darker.
After 16 years, Slovenes may finally be coming to terms with the "erased."
Will Belarus buck the recent trend and give up its sovereignty to merge with Russia?
There's no light at the end of the tunnel, laments columnist Conn Hallinan in a comparison of the battle of Basra to the Tet offensive.