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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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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
Unmasking Turkey's ISIL strategy
Palestine moves towards post-Oslo phase
The game-changing election for Africa
The staggering failure of US-trained foreign troops
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