Flash Point (The Middle East)
A chain of violence from Cairo to Benghazi raises the question, Did the Arab Spring make the Middle East more dangerous?
September Surprise (United States)
Romney's first response to the Libya attack was to attack Obama. Was that wise?
A supposedly smooth transfer of power grows more baffling by the day
As the euro zone struggles to avoid breakup, its members find common ground
Rwanda's battle-hardened President, Paul Kagame, is under attack by the West. He's ready for the fight
One Nation Under Sanctions (Iran)
The big economic squeeze is taking its toll on Iran. But is it enough to change Tehran's mind on nukes?
After years of relative openness, Beijing is pulling back on reform. Frustrated foreign companies say the field has tilted against them
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