Does Listening to Angela Merkel’s Phone Calls Make America Safer?
Why mutually assured espionage doesn't work.
Bahrain has badly botched its local version of the Arab Spring. And there seems to be no way out.
What Lies Beneath
The mission to secure and seal off Kazakhstan's vast nuclear material -- buried deep underground -- is one of the greatest nonproliferation stories never told.
Game of Thrones
Morocco is the Arab world's last chance to prove that monarchs can reform their countries without getting thrown out of them.
Barack Obama has been saying the right things about democracy in the Arab world. Bahrain, a key U.S. ally, will be the test of whether he really means them.
Can Libya’s Rebels Go Pro?
A visit to the embattled city of Ajdabiya finds the anti-Qaddafi resistance slightly less ragtag than before, but still not quite professional.