Strategists say that President Barack Obama's decision to scrap a controversial missile shield for Eastern Europe has mollified Russia, and could open the door for cooperation against common nuclear threats.
J Street challenges the dominant role AIPAC has played in defining how US Jews see Israel. Why is a prominent Israeli politician not attending J Street's national conference in Washington this week?.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' call for Palestinian elections in January was roundly rejected by Hamas. Abbas says he'll quit over the lack of an Israeli settlement freeze.
Adversaries and allies alike should remember the unique role of the US in keeping the world safe and prosperous – and help out.
Some have predicted that conflicts over water scarcity are inevitable, but what does the record show?
Fifteen Palestinians were arrested and three Israeli officers were injured during Sunday's clashes near the al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem.
Youths attend a martial art practice session in Jammu, India, on Tuesday. Dozens practiced their skils under a local trainer.
Sunflowers are covered in snow in the Absam, Austria, on Wednesday after a snow storm came through the region.