Amid the latest Ebola outbreak, the Trump administration is handing leadership to Angela Merkel — and she's not out to protect American interests.
Autocrats and counterfeit democrats have perfected the art of rigging polls to stay in power — without breaking any laws.
South Africa’s ruling party has failed to redistribute land to the black majority for over two decades. Can the new president defuse a ticking time bomb?
Shady sports agents have taken a page from human traffickers. They’re luring young men to Europe with promises of fame and exploiting them instead.
Critics of overseas development assistance say it's a waste. The evidence shows that investments in public health enhance stability and security.
Democratic foreign-policy veterans want answers from Trump’s pick for secretary of state.
The announcement of a new prime minister has led to widespread celebrations, but reforming the country without alienating the army will not be easy.
The decision comes as Tillerson departs on his first tour of the continent as secretary of state.
How Israel's policy toward African asylum-seekers transformed it from a land of refuge into a land of deportation.
Italy’s most dangerous populists are the immigrant-hating Catholic fundamentalists of Forza Nuova.
Poor countries have borne the brunt of the refugee crisis. Tanzania’s refusal to bear the cost of a new U.N. program is a warning to the West.
Will a power struggle within the ruling party lead to reform — or more repression?