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Is Russia reviving its empire?
Pundits are missing the point in their analyses of events in and around Ukraine. Things are simpler than they appear.
Last updated: 25 May 2014 05:27 GMT
Russia's national security doctrine based on 'strategic depth' means it will always push westward.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2014 09:14 GMT
The paranoia of the superrich and superpowerful
From Pakistan to Mali, Washington's drones and special ops are blindly pushing the process of destabilisation forward.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2013 10:59 GMT
'Losing' the world: American decline in perspective
American decline is real - but the US remains the world's dominant power by a large margin.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2012 12:33 GMT
Arab Spring, Western fall
The old vocation of what Rudyard Kipling called the "White Man's Burden" has clearly run out of steam.
Shlomo Ben Ami
Last updated: 02 Jul 2011 16:17 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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