History has the answer for the turbulent Middle East of today.
17 Dec 2013 10:34 GMT
With deep mutual distrust, Obama and Karzai consider their legacies.
25 Nov 2013 13:00 GMT
Attention may now turn from the Arab uprisings to Afghanistan as the US and NATO forces prepare to leave in 2014.
27 Oct 2013 20:01 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Iran, Ireland
US commando raids in Libya and Somalia show American power, and its limits, where anarchy rules after state destruction.
Deepak Tripathi | 16 Oct 2013 08:57 GMT
Despite Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Syria, the idea of American exceptionalism remains embedded in the US psyche.
Deepak Tripathi | 18 Sep 2013 10:06 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, China, Egypt
Parliament's rejection of Syria intervention will have important repercussions in Britain as well as abroad.
Deepak Tripathi | 01 Sep 2013 13:06 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Iraq, Ireland, Libya
Excessive ideological zeal, immoderate sincerity and determination to fight to the finish are fuelling Syria's crisis.
Deepak Tripathi | 26 Aug 2013 14:15 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Egypt, France, Iraq
Behind the bloody conflict in Egypt is a state of denial among competing actors of each other's place in society.
Deepak Tripathi | 06 Aug 2013 10:17 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Egypt, Ireland, Pakistan
The military overthrow of President Morsi is not a coup for democracy, but an old remedy that has long failed.
Deepak Tripathi | 23 Jul 2013 14:19 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Egypt, Ireland, United Kingdom
After an EU referendum campaign replete with racism and fear, we examine the British media's impact on the result.
Media, Brexit consequences, United Kingdom
We challenge Malaysia's former prime minister, and also debate Ethiopia's treatment of the Oromo people.
A small organisation is tackling a deadly epidemic of chronic disease among El Salvador's sugarcane workers.
Health, El Salvador, Gang violence
Filmmaker Joshua Oppenheimer on documenting Indonesia's killings of 1965 through the eyes of perpetrators and victims.
Indonesia, Crimes against humanity, Genocide