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Kaliningrad: The last wall in Europe
The current turmoil between Europe and Russia is most felt in a narrow piece of land between Poland and Lithuania.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2014 13:46 GMT
On uses and abuses of historical memory
Comparing Russia to Nazi Germany is not only a historical mistake but also immoral abuse of the memory of millions.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2014 09:17 GMT
Crimea Tatars: 'Homeland' at stake
Persecuted Muslim community fears repeat of brutal past as conflict continues over peninsula.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2014 15:31 GMT
Why the democratic spring lies closer to Iran than to Egypt
Voting for Rouhani as an agent of change, however imperfect, was a more stable option than other alternatives.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 11:14 GMT
Can Rouhani solve 'the Iran nuclear issue'?
"The Iranian nuclear crisis is no crisis at all. It is a fabricated issue," writes Hamid Dabashi.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 11:51 GMT
North Korea celebrates 'Juche 101'
Three East Asia experts explain why Pyongyang is going all-out to honour the centenary of the "eternal president".
Last updated: 10 Apr 2012 14:55 GMT
Newt Gingrich's 'Heart of Darkness'
Behind the smokescreen, Gingrich's true accomplishment is being a master of propaganda.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2011 13:49 GMT
Truth and falsifications in Russia
The numbers indicate that, despite fraud, Russia's election results generally reflect the will of the voters.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2011 07:56 GMT
Tunisia: How the US got it wrong
The events in Tunisia again show how US foreign policy in the Middle East fails to fully understand the region.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2011 15:10 GMT
Winning the war of words
How the oratory of US presidents can shape their nation's global image.
Nick Spicer in Washington DC
Last updated: 04 Jun 2009 18:46 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Ferguson exposes a crisis in the US
Jason A Johnson
Iran talks: Hardliners and the shifting deadline
Erdogan says Columbus has no clothes
Merve Sebnem Oruc
Is Erdogan rewriting history?
Michael Brown, racism and America's open casket
What is a Jewish nation state?
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