Regions / Russia
Washington is responsible for a plethora of global calamities. But Putin's Russia isn't offering an appealing alternative at all.
America's top ally in East Asia is bulking up its military, picking fights with its neighbors, and showing a blithe disregard for democracy.
If Ukraine wants to move closer to the West, it will probably have to submit to the knife.
Before Obama's State of the Union address falls out of the news cycle, here are the foreign policy tidbits you need to remember.
For U.S. communities dependent on the same industries that have brought Russia to its knees, the time to start planning an economic transition is now.
Vladimir Putin is not reviving the Cold War. Rather, the U.S. failed to end it when it had the chance.
The last time the U.S. accused Russia of downing a civilian airliner, nuclear war nearly broke out.
Gone are the days when the U.S. accounted for over 40 percent of the world's billionaires, with Western Europe and Japan making up most of the rest.
They had been on the State Department's watch list, but were further downgraded in this years's Trafficking in Persons report.
Republicans oppose U.S. cooperation with Russia on NATO missile defense.