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Portugal Struggles to Meet Troika Conditions
May 13, 2013 - In order to qualify for the next loan installment, Prime Minister Coelho must convince the European Union and the IMF that he can make draconian cuts. By Bryan Cenko
Syria: Great Game or Just a Tug of War?
May 10, 2013 - Too many states, large and small, see themselves as having a vested interest in Syria's outcome. By Ali Younes
Imperial Gigantism and the Decline of Planet Earth
May 9, 2013 - What if the unipolar moment turns out to be a planetary moment in which previously distinct imperial events fuse into a single disastrous system? By Tom Engelhardt
Make Migrants, Not War in North Korea
May 9, 2013 - North Korea policymakers must look beyond the nuclear issue to consider the human rights of the population. By Markus Bell and Geoffrey Fattig
Would Pakistan Respond to India's Use of Conventional Weapons With Tactical Nukes?
May 9, 2013 - Theoretically Pakistan is poised to respond to Indian military retaliation for a terrorist strike with tactical nukes. By Russ Wellen