Wednesday, November 11, 2015
U.S. President Barack Obama's decision to block the Keystone XL oil pipeline has exposed an endlessly polarized Washington, and likely hardened its divides.
By inviting South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation leaders to his swearing-in ceremony one and a half years ago, Indian PM Narendra Modi had sent a message among neighbors that they would be treated with fairness and respect in his foreign policy., 1 Comment
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
A nightclub fire in Bucharest that killed at least 45 people became the tipping point for many Romanians who have long been frustrated with corruption among leaders. But as the government resigned amid street protests this week, many remained skeptical that the leaderless street movement will succeed in doing away with the old order.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. President Barack Obama meet Monday to put aside their rocky personal relationship and move past the Iran nuclear deal with multi-billon-U.S.-dollar talks on defense.
EU leaders will push their wary African counterparts to help tackle the migration crisis at a summit in Malta this week, offering them billions of euros in aid in exchange for cooperation.
Apart from rogue hackers, criminal organizations or even state-backed cyberwarfare units, Japan's businesses and government agencies are facing a unique cybersecurity foe: themselves.
Monday, November 9, 2015
The Parthians were an ancient Iranian people. Parthian archers mounted on light horse, while retreating at a full gallop, would turn their bodies back to shoot at the pursuing enemy.
> Joe Hung, 1 Comment
No matter what caused the fatal crash of a Russian airliner in Egypt, the answer will almost certainly hit Russia hard -- but not President Vladimir Putin.
Following the Obama administration's rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, the oil industry faces the tricky task of making sure the crude oil targeted for the pipeline still gets where it needs to go.
After months without a breakthrough, David Cameron will finally give more details on Tuesday of what reforms he wants for the UK to stay in the European Union before a looming referendum.