A month after its independence referendum, Iraqi Kurdistan is seeing its economic future threatened.
China has given Moscow $36.6 billion in aid since 2000. The goal? Russian oil.
In Iraq’s multi-ethnic city of Kirkuk, this week’s referendum has sparked celebration — and serious discontent.
The showdown in the Gulf shows no signs of ending. And there don’t seem to be any clear winners emerging.
Friends and rivals alike press administration to embrace multilateral diplomacy on climate change, Iran, and North Korea.
The biggest challenge for Angola’s new president will be escaping the shadow of his predecessor — and the corrupt cronies around him.
The protest-rocked country could face a fresh round of U.S. economic sanctions.
The CIA recently released hundreds of thousands of files seized from Osama bin Laden’s compound. What can we learn from them?
The New York Observer, owned by Trump’s son-in-law, was a friendly outlet for the 2016 Russian hackers.
Wary of creeping international law, U.S. diplomats fight a rearguard action to limit the scope of two U.N. resolutions on women and children.
Don't expect Benjamin Netanyahu to put Israeli soldiers in harm's way in Lebanon on Mohammed bin Salman's say-so.
Immigration is inevitable. When will the West learn that it promises salvation — not destruction?
How a school administrator in Spain is helping save refugees with little more than fervor and a phone.
A decimated economy, a resurgent Taliban, and growing tensions with Iran are driving disenchanted Afghans to seek opportunities abroad. And for many it’s their only option.
The human-smuggling route across the Sahara may have been the deadliest on Earth. Then the EU paid Niger’s army to shut it down — and made it even more treacherous.