September 9, 2014 / The New York Review of Books
Richard Bernstein
Among the many recent stories concerning foreigners setting out to fight in Syria, the allegations about the Uighurs arrested in Thailand are the most curious.
August 22, 2014 /
Ty McCormick
Less than three years after independence, South Sudan collapsed into civil war. Thousands have died and famine looms on the horizon. Can rebel-leaders-turned-politicians lead the way to peace?
August 11, 2014 / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Meg Jones, Meghan Dhaliwal
Convoys in combat zones soon could include remotely controlled vehicles, which intrigues Wisconsin National Guard members helping to wind down the war in Afghanistan.
January 15, 2014 / Reuters
David Rohde
The centerpiece of Obama's foreign policy for the next three years is clear: a nuclear agreement with Iran. Will Congress wreck it?
January 13, 2014 / Brookings Institution | Up Front
Marvin Kalb
Pulitzer Center's Marvin Kalb discusses how Israel and Palestine could make inroads towards what has long been considered the ultimate pipe dream: peace in the Middle East.
January 9, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Jeffrey E. Stern
An Afghan drug counselor: The sixth in a series of oral histories from Afghans preparing for life after December 2014, when U.S. and NATO combat troops will leave the country.
January 2, 2014 / Untold Stories
Reese Erlich
Correspondent Reese Erlich reports from Damascus on the growing sectarian divide and future prospects for peace.
December 24, 2013
Eben Harrell, David E. Hoffman
Will leftover plutonium from the Cold War fall into the hands of terrorists? Journalists David Hoffman and Eben Harrell discuss their reporting in Kazakhstan.
December 16, 2013 / Deutsche Welle
Reese Erlich
Syrian Christians now fear extremist rebels more than the government. Reese Erlich reports on shifting attitudes among the country's Christian minority.
December 12, 2013 / CBC News
Mellissa Fung
Five years after her kidnapping, journalist Mellissa Fung returns to Afghanistan to complete the story she started at the time. See what she discovered, and how things have changed.
December 5, 2013 / Untold Stories
Roger Thurow
Roger Thurow reflects on "the serenity of a man resolute in his convictions," a leader who walked to freedom believing that "the right of people to differ from us must be preserved."
December 3, 2013 / Smithsonian
Yochi Dreazen
We normally think of the West Bank in terms of politics, but it's gaining a reputation for something different: producing Israel's best wines. The question is whether they're actually from Israel.
November 27, 2013 / Reuters
David Rohde
Obama and Kerry have proven that they can set the stage for major conflict breakthroughs. Will they be able to deliver a final deal?

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