Regions / Europe & Central Asia
You think the 1985 Pressler amendment -- which banned most U.S. aid to Pakistan unless U.S. certified it had no nuclear weapons -- made Pakistan mad?
A willingness to entertain the surgical implantation of explosives is a sign of either increased commitment or desperation on the part of jihadists.
The Obama administration's approach to the Afghan war is too narrowly focused. Instead, the administration should focus on India-Pakistan rapprochement as the hallmark of a cohesive South Asia strategy.
Why is Europe leaving the United States behind on applying a small tax on financial transactions?
On the verge of default, Greece is caught between an unpopular austerity package and a popular revolt.
In the long run, the use of suicide bombing is self-defeating for the Taliban.
In his speech about Afghanistan there was a serious disconnect between President Obama's rhetoric and plans.
With several pipeline projects under way, Central Asia is readying itself for a new "Great Game."
We've squeezed all the meaning out of this cliche.
As the president clarifies his plan for withdrawing troops from Afghanistan, the most important thing is not the what or the when but the how.