Regions / Russia
Russian success in Syria may have a trickle-down effect on its other ventures such as Ukraine.
The Obama administration's final Pentagon budget calls for quadrupling spending on efforts to counter Russia.
We barely survived the Cold War with Russia — do we want to go through that again?
Though not directly involved, Vladimir Putin was the beneficiary of a “false flag” massacre that brought him to power.
Clinton’s foreign policy is more polite than the "make the sands glow" atavism of the GOP. But in the end, it’s death and destruction in a different packaging.
Economists said the market would save the planet. It didn't.
That is, if concern for the fate of fellow tyrants like Syrian President Assad makes him a sensitive guy.
According to Amnesty International, bombing by Russia results in killing 16 civilians for every one Islamic State fighter.
Despite everything, hawks are still pushing President Obama to send ground troops to Syria. He would be wise to reject their advice.
Washington is effectively subsidizing Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal — the fastest-growing in the world — even as the country drifts closer to China and Russia.