Regions / North America
The six-month interim agreement between Iran and the P5+1 powers will echo through the decades if it can bring Washington and Tehran in from the cold.
Palestinians should not lend their name to a charade of endless negotiations while historic Palestine disappears.
Is a green energy revolution on the global agenda?
China’s good relations with states at odds with each other could yield results at the negotiating table soon.
Nuclear war hawks forget to factor human error into their national-security equation.
A proposed canal in Nicaragua, built by China, is a tangible signal that the United States can't set the terms of the world economy forever.
Democratic and political reforms in Burma have been uneven and halting.
As a principle and practice, deterrence existed long before nuclear weapons.
As unrest simmers in the Middle East and the United States edges toward detente with Iran, Israel and Saudi Arabia are trying to ride out the storm together.
Massive data collection by the NSA comes down much heavier on the cost side of the ledger than the benefit.