All World Affairs Content

24 May 2016

Taliban Shadow Governor Killed in Air Strike

Tolo News. Afghanistan. 03:56 PM EDT

Afghanistan: Deciding the Future of the Not Quite “Forgotten War”

Center for Strategic and International Studies. United States. 02:23 PM EDT

OPINION. Lifting of Vietnam Arms Embargo Trades One Former Enemy for Another

Kelly McParland. The National Post. Canada. 02:00 PM EDT

Answering the Critics: Donbas Disengagement

Wouldn’t disengaging from the Donbas strengthen Vladimir Putin? On the contrary, disengaging from the Donbas would enhance Ukraine’s capacity to thwart Russia.

OPINION. Tumbull’s Authenticity Problem Reminiscent of Gillard’s Election in Australia

Mark Kenny. The Sydney Morning Herald. Australia. 01:30 PM EDT

Pakistan Summons US Envoy to Protest Drone Strike

Pakistan Observer. 01:20 PM EDT

12 Dead in Latest Myanmar Landslide, Many Missing

Channel NewsAsia. Singapore. 01:19 PM EDT

PM Modi: India to Deliver More Planes to Afghan Air Force

Tolo News. Afghanistan. 01:16 PM EDT

Venezuela Collapses, Colombia Rises

Michael J. Totten's blog Venezuela and Colombia have swapped places. When the Cold War ended, Colombia was a crime-infested war zone while Venezuela, its neighbor to the east, was an island of sanity and stability. Colombia is now one of the world’s ...

Human Remains from EgyptAir Flight Found

The National. United Arab Emirates. 11:36 AM EDT

OPINION. Obama’s Fatal Fatalism in the Middle East

Fred Hiatt. The Washington Post. 11:35 AM EDT

ISIS Attack Destroys Russian Base in Syria

The Daily Star. Lebanon. 11:34 AM EDT

Yemeni Govt Demands Saleh, Houthi Excluded from Peace Talks

Al Arabiya News Channel. United Arab Emirates. 11:32 AM EDT

Syrian Kurds Open Unofficial Representative Office in Paris

Al Arabiya News Channel. United Arab Emirates. 11:30 AM EDT

‘Hardline’ Cleric Elected Head of Iran’s Assembly of Experts

Al Arabiya News Channel. United Arab Emirates. 11:29 AM EDT

Uganda Warns DRC of Possible Military Action

Africa Review. Kenya. 11:28 AM EDT

Nigeria Heads Toward Recession

AllAfrica.com. Djibouti. 11:26 AM EDT

South Africa to Host Palestinian President Abbas

AllAfrica.com. Djibouti. 11:25 AM EDT

Former Nigerian President Jonathan Denies Exile

Vanguard. Nigeria. 11:25 AM EDT

Zimbabweans Urge Mugabe to Step Down

News 24. South Africa. 11:23 AM EDT