Regions / Middle East & North Africa
There is a diplomatic silence over carbon trading at COP21, but a Paris climate agreement could offer a lifeline to carbon ‘offsetting’ schemes, while new rules could help build a global carbon market.
As leaked documents obtained by the Intercept reveal, the drone war is likely creating more terrorists than it's killing.
IPS's Peter Certo joins Telesur for an in-depth look at U.S. foreign policy as it relates to ISIS, Saudis, Syria, and more.
IPS's Janet Redman reports from Paris on the challenges presented to world leaders by COP21
Hillary Clinton spoke last week about what she would do to combat ISIS. Her strategy would only exacerbate the problem.
Even as governments set climate targets, they're working hard to expand the extractive global economy with measures that could deepen the climate crisis.
The Islamic State's latest atrocities are a calculated effort to bring the war in Syria home to the countries participating in it.
French fighter jets joined coalition strikes against ISIS for the third time in two days, but some in Washington want to see troops on the ground.
The years after 9/11 are a powerful reminder that an ‘all-out war’ on terror only creates more terrorism.
Syrians are paying the price for the regional and global proxy fights taking place alongside the civil war there.