All World Affairs Content

3 Sep 2014

OPINION. Hong Kong’s Democracy Dilemma

Margaret NG. The New York Times. 10:27 AM EDT

Somalia Al-Shabab Chief ‘Likely Dead’ in US Strike

Capital News. Kenya. 10:05 AM EDT

Prime Minister Thabane Arrives Safely in Lesotho, Says Aide

Mail & Guardian. South Africa. 09:55 AM EDT

Citing Russian 'Aggression,' Obama Stands Behind Baltic Security

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. 08:46 AM EDT
2 Sep 2014

World Affairs Statement on the Murder of Journalist Steven Sotloff by ISIS

Steven Sotloff was a contributor to World Affairs. He was a courageous and dedicated journalist. President Obama must rally the world’s civilized nations to condemn and end ISIS’s reign of terror. A statement from the publisher/editor of World Affairs.

Cameroon Army Says Killed 40 Boko Haram Militants

Daily Sabah. Turkey. 03:55 PM EDT

Austria Takes Harder Line on Russia as EU Sanctions Loom

GlobalPost. United States. 03:41 PM EDT

Journalist Steven Sotloff Executed

Michael J. Totten's blog The Islamic State just executed my colleague Steven Sotloff on camera. He and I corresponded by email and planned to meet in Libya last year, though it didn’t work out. He had to leave and I had to cancel my trip and re-route ...

Germany to Offer Support for the Kurds in Iraq

Germany. Press Release. 02:08 PM EDT

Liberalism’s Beleaguered Victory: “The End of History?” at 25

Hudson Institute. United States. 01:46 PM EDT

Child Brides, Global Consequences

Council on Foreign Relations. United States. 12:48 PM EDT

Bosnia's Divides, Still Unbridged

Two decades after the Bosnian War, ethnic divisions still dominate politics in a region where Vladimir Putin is subverting the West on a lesser-known front.

Liberian Doctors Strike, UN Warns of Food Shortages Due to Ebola

Khaleej Times. United Arab Emirates. 12:00 PM EDT

Syrian Rebels Issue Demands for Captive UN Troops

Arab News. Saudi Arabia. 11:32 AM EDT

Bangkok Targets Burma in Special Border Trade Plan

The Irrawaddy. Thailand. 11:23 AM EDT

Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou Says He Backs Democracy for Hong Kong

Channel News Asia. Singapore. 11:20 AM EDT

Venezuelan President Maduro to 'Shake Up the Government'

El Universal. Venezuela. 11:14 AM EDT

Thai Junta Blocks Rights Meeting in Bangkok

Asia One. Singapore. 10:34 AM EDT

Exiled Lesotho PM's Return After 'Coup' Uncertain

Daily Nation. Kenya. 10:04 AM EDT

Ebola Kills 31 People in DR Congo

Capital News. Kenya. 09:54 AM EDT