Next year's elections push ruling generals to contain dissidents and quell insurgencies – without annoying China.
11/01/2009 01:00 am
Turkey's government has inked new accords with Armenia and Syria, evidence of its bid to establish itself as a regional soft-power broker.
10/29/2009 01:00 am
This year, cellphone magnate Mo Ibrahim won't be giving a $5 million prize for good governance. Why not?
10/19/2009 01:00 am
Germany's postwar internationalism seems to be giving way to parochialism.
10/17/2009 01:00 am
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will attend the Zurich signing that moves the neighbors toward opening their border. They have long been at odds over the issue of the Armenian genocide.
10/09/2009 01:00 am
Ireland says 'yes' to Lisbon Treaty. Reforms will give European Union a unified foreign policy, and a permanent president.
10/04/2009 01:00 am
Troops loyal to military junta leader Moussa Dadis Camara fired live rounds into a crowd of protesters Monday in clashes that killed more than 150. Why?
09/29/2009 01:00 am
More than 800,000 people have lost their livelihoods in a four-year dry spell exacerbated by climate change and rising food prices. Almost half of them live in urban makeshift camps.
09/18/2009 01:00 am
The Obama administration is expected to announce Thursday it will shelve Bush-era plans to erect a missile defense shield in Eastern Europe, after Iran’s long-range missiles were deemed less of a threat than previously believed.
09/17/2009 01:00 am
Historic negotiations set for Oct. 1 will showcase an emboldeneded Tehran angling to buy more time to develop its nuclear capabilities, European analysts say.
09/15/2009 01:00 am