Libya: When Bombs Fall and Allies Fall Apart

The no-fly zone over Libya divides many, from the Arab League to the UN
Dilip Hiro
March 21, 2011

Westward Ho: Asians March Into Africa – Part II

China, India and Brazil target Mozambique for energy and strategic reasons
Loro Horta
March 18, 2011

Westward Ho: Asians March Into Africa – Part I

To fuel its own growth, China emerges as Africa’s major trade partner
Johan Lagerkvist
March 16, 2011

The World’s Responsibility to Protect Libyans

The international community ignores its blueprint for halting atrocities in Libya
Ramesh Thakur
March 14, 2011

Religion May Not Dominate Post-Revolutionary Middle East

Indonesia, after protests and political reforms, is a model for Arab governance
Endy M. Bayuni
March 11, 2011

Europe Confronts Mediterranean Mayhem – Part II

European leaders should embrace multiculturalism rather than call it a failure
Shada Islam
March 2, 2011


Microloans Don’t Solve Poverty

The $60 billion industry may be over-hyped
Ben Casselman
December 31, 2015

China Backs Malawi’s Wildlife Crime Crusade

The campaign will increase awareness and improve information exchanges among enforcement agencies
Charles Mkoka
December 14, 2015

Coalition of the Unwilling: Merkel's Plan B Could Mean End of Schengen

Attempts to contain refugees may result in new bottlenecks for all travelers
Peter Müller, Ralf Neukirch and Andreas Ulrich
December 11, 2015

China to Build Naval Hub in Djibouti

The proposed port joins a US military base and marks a policy turnaround
Jeremy Page and Gordon Lubold
November 30, 2015

Gunmen Attack Luxury Hotel in Mali Capital

French have been assisting Mali government against rebels since 2013
Kevin Sieff, Sarah Kaplan and Brian Murphy
November 21, 2015