Iran's leaders are the first to admit that Western sanctions have had a devastating impact on the country, but they're confident they can ride out the storm.
Afghans who have sacrificed their homes and futures to the U.S. occupation deserve the chance to make a new life abroad.
No one seems to see the slightest contradiction in an administration that calls for legal limits on advanced weaponry in the U.S., yet is working assiduously to remove barriers to the sale of advanced weaponry overseas.
Lebanon is being pulled closer yet to Syria's civil war.
Reports of peak oil's death have been greatly exaggerated.
Ignatio Ramonet makes predictions of the major upcoming elections, risks, and dangers of 2013 in Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia.
Giving UN peacekeeping troops wider authority to use force in the Congo won't solve the country's instability.
Nick Turse's new book uses personal portraits to reveal an often ignored commonality of U.S. wars.
A former missionary reflects on the possibility for peace on the Korean peninsula.
The powerful Israel lobby faces a dilemma over President Obama's likely appointment of former Sen. Chuck Hagel to head the Pentagon.