Full story - April 17, 2019
A man with a microphone in front of bright lights gives a peace sign.
As Russian-speaking Volodymyr Zelenskiy leads in the presidential runoff, his challengers have made his mother tongue a subject of debate.
Full story - April 08, 2019
protesters carry blue and red signs saying 'defend our sovereignty'
Between Chinese expansion and US “freedom to navigate” missions in the South China Sea, security and sovereignty is a growing concern for the Philippines.
Full story - April 04, 2019
A fence strung with signs and paper cranes
Survivors of WWII Japanese incarceration camps are on the other side of the barbed wire now, but some say they want the world to know that they will not sit idly by and watch injustice happen again.
Full story - April 03, 2019
Women in colorful robes escape from building after explosion.
An increase in US counterterrorism operations in Somalia brings unintended humanitarian and security consequences on the ground.
Full story - April 02, 2019
Trader displays sari with image of modi with his military tanks
Ignoring Kashmiri grievances will likely exacerbate extremism in the region.
Full story - March 29, 2019
woman wearing military fatigues holds a gun
ISIS fighters committed heinous crimes. Thousands are now locked up in camps and prisons across northern Syria. But the evidence against them is flimsy and the cost of justice, high. What should happen to them?
Full story - March 27, 2019
Men wear grey and black military fatigues.
Azov, the country’s most visible ultranationalist group, also started their own political party — the National Corps. Members of their National Militia will serve as election observers in Sunday's presidential elections.
Full story - March 26, 2019
images of various Muslim clerics on Instagram
Meet the Muslim clerics in Indonesia who have reached rock-star status. With millions of followers, could this movement to promote strict interpretations of Islam shatter Indonesia’s pluralistic society?
Full story - March 15, 2019
Man in uniform stands between two civilians with gesture of calm.
Tensions between Brazil and Venezuela intensified last month after violent clashes broke out on the border over a botched humanitarian aid delivery plan. While tensions have subsided and the possibility of armed conflict has been ruled out, relations remain strained. 
Full story - March 14, 2019
Two diplomats stand in front of a sign that reads ban nuclear weapons
The United Nations’ Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons — also known as the Ban treaty —  could become the first new major legal move toward disarmament in more than 20 years.