Could somebody please explain to the CIA why the optics of sending John Brennan to Kyiv were so bad?
Is this crisis heading for a resolution or an explosion? It depends whether Putin thinks the annexation of Crimea is enough compensation for the humiliation he suffered when Yanukovych was overthrown.
Pakistan’s Pervez Musharraf isn’t the only ex-dictator who’s returned to the scene of the crime. But why?
It’s hard to see how Kerry and Obama can support Russia's plan to effectively dismantle the Ukrainian state.
As oil exports slump, the story of the Morning Glory tanker shows the country’s regional rifts.
The real message of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s report is that the main impact is on the food supply.
You might say that Nigeria survives because it is dysfunctional.
The first hypothesis for the extreme weather trend in North America and Europe blamed a slowing of the northern hemisphere’s polar jet stream.