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The grisly video of 26-year-old Neda Agha-Soltan dying in a Tehran street, shot down by a government thug, has already been seen by millions of Iranians. If the protesters...
By the end of this month, all U.S. military forces will have withdrawn from Iraqi cities. Effectively, the U.S. war in Iraq is over. Was it worth it? There are two quite...
The rules for street demonstrations are different in Iran. Even in the most oppressive states the rulers know that outbursts of popular anger should be contained with as little...
In the old Soviet Union, the future was always certain; only the past was liable to change without notice. The signal that it had changed was often the publication of a pseudo-...
Foreigners look at Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, see a ridiculous old goat with megalomaniacal tendencies and a history of white-collar crime, and wonder why so many...
It was a good speech by any measure, and it will go some way towards lessening the mistrust of the world's Muslims towards the United States. But when it comes to the core issue...
It would be child's play to take out North Korea's nuclear facilities in a single coordinated strike. The North Korean air force is not modern enough to stop U.S. or Russian or...
"(The war) is not going to end soon," said Brigadier Udaya Nanayakkara, the Sri Lankan army's spokesman, last month. "It will take some time to completely eradicate terrorism...
Why are Koreans so much braver than Israelis when faced with the threat of nuclear weapons? North Korea's second underground nuclear test, much bigger than its first in October...
It is not nice to say "I told you so," but this time has to be an exception. In late February I wrote an article in this column which I called "U.S. climate change strategy should...

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