DPJ victory threatens US-Japan military deal
Japan and US military agreement could be in doubt. Attack on Somali president leaves 30 dead in Mogadishu. Pakistani...
Afghanistan prepares for electoral run-off in November
Afghanistan prepares ahead of expected run-off vote in November. Israel seeks to change international rules of war....
PKK take steps to bolster Turkish reforms
PKK members surrender to Turkey to back peace reforms. Roy Bennett trial threatens Zimbabwe unity government. Top...
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Despite all the differences between the two wars, and the countries prosecuting them, the parallels provide a tool...
Smaller, deeper, hotter – the new nukes
What has surprised most people is the apparent US willingness to consider using nuclear weapons first, and using...