Dave Majumdar Security, Middle East The possibility of Turkey purchasing a Russian system has dawn mixed responses from analysts. Russia is negotiating with Turkey to sell Ankara the advanced S-400 air and missile defense system. IfShow More Summary
Dave Majumdar Security, Asia Should Washington and Tokyo be worried? According to Chinese state media, Beijing’s first domestically built carrier is nearing completion at Dalian. The vessel—which is expected to become operational in...Show More Summary
Derek Grossman Security, Asia The main point: Chinese leaders should seek to engage in good faith discussions with Taiwanese counterparts. Recent developments in relations between Taiwan and China should bolster the confidence of Chinese...Show More Summary
The brutality laid bare a failed prison system and a battle between gangs for influence in Latin America’s largest nation
Kris Osborn Security, There is simply nothing like it in the world today. Period. The Air Force’s stealthy F-22 Raptor fighter jet delivered some of the first strikes in the U.S.-led attacks on the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, when...Show More Summary
Thousands of mourners gathered Wednesday in Egypt for the funeral of the man convicted of conspiracy in the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center that left six people dead, Reuters reports. Omar Abdel-Rahman, also known as the "blind sheikh," died Saturday in a US prison at the age of...
The fence-mending mission began with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s arrival in Mexico City for a meeting with Mexico’s president
The U.S. has long accepted refugees fleeing violence and famine in Somalia, a policy now in jeopardy following President Trump's efforts to restrict immigration from seven Muslim-majority countries. Mark Strassmann spoke with four young Somali refugees about their concerns for the country.
There is a new twist in the airport murder of the half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. Investigators in Malaysia say the female suspects attacked him from behind and wiped his face with poison. Adriana Diaz reports.
The sudden surge of the folksy Martin Schulz has produced more excitement than German politics has seen in years.
Designating the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group would cripple U.S. foreign policy and launch a domestic smear campaign.
The U.S. president’s obsession with trade balances risks seriously skewing trade policy.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson went on a fence-mending trip to Mexico following the mobilization of President Trump's new immigration enforcement strategy. Homeland Security Secretary John Kellymade a simjilar tirp to Guatemala, reports Margaret Brennan.
The United Nations needs $4.4B by the end of the month to combat hunger and famine -- but only $90M has been collected so far
A new study says hot spots of biodiversity in the oceans are overfished and warming fast
Next time you feel like ranting about LaGuardia or LAX, take a moment to give thanks you're not flying into Nigeria over the next few weeks (unless you are, in which case … sorry). Starting March 8, the airport in Kaduna will be servicing all travelers who previously flew in...
Amnesty International says the world has become a darker place, with a rise in 'divisive and dangerous' politics.
Trump has proved to be a paper tiger with China, making himself look weak in the eyes of Chinese leaders, which, in turn, will embolden China’s own assertive behavior.
Sinaloa state native Guadalupe Olivas Valencia threw himself to his death by jumping off a bridge, authorities say.
Theft of wrought iron gate to Nazis' Dachau concentration camp prompted international outcry in 2014