The Eid ceasefire in Afghanistan lasted only three days and brought a rare period of relative calm to this country that has seen almost continual violence for nearly 39 years
Growing populations, industrial agriculture and high-tech industries—hallmarks of the modern world—depend on the reliable availability of massive amounts of water
In a scenario that seemingly could not get worse, the humanitarian and security crises in Yemen deteriorated even further on June 13, 2018, when a coalition of Yemeni fighters backed by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) began a long-anticipated and long-feared attack on the Houthi-controlled port city of Hodeida
The mini-summit between U.S. President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was neither a failure nor a success—and such reductionist terms obscure the significance of the meeting
The June 12 summit meeting between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un raises questions about why the Administration strategy toward seemingly similar threats posed by North Korea and Iran have prompted opposite U.S. policy responses in the two cases