Regions / Russia
Syria President Assad seems intent on doing everything he can to alienate his allies and make us sympathetic to his often brutal opposition.
What’s the point of retaliating to a nuclear attack that destroys your country?
But the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi provide a key platform to repeal Russian laws against gays.
Responding to a cyber attack with nuclear weapons, incredible as it sounds, may be “on the table.”
They had been on the State Department's watch list, but were further downgraded in this years's Trafficking in Persons report.
Republicans oppose U.S. cooperation with Russia on NATO missile defense.
Hasn't Chechen separatists' beef always been with Russia?
In part, the Vietnam War was perceived as a message that the U.S. would not be intimidated by a Chinese nuclear-weapons program.
During the Cold War, nuclear deterrence failed to thwart crises, which were subsequently solved with good, old politics.
Historian Ward Wilson pokes holes in the mythology of nuclear weapons.