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A Ukrainian Martin Luther King?

Alexander J. Motyl's blog Now that Americans have finished celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day , it may be worth asking whether Ukraine could ever get such an inspired, and inspirational, leader. It certainly deserves to. The current crop of ...

Jiri Dienstbier (1937–2011)

Michael Zantovsky's blog He was a good, well-meaning man who was guilty only of an exuberant love of life. Detachment and reflection were not his style. He craved being involved, hands-on. This is what probably led him to join the Communist P arty in ...

19 Jan 2011

The Middle East’s Hundred Years War

Michael J. Totten's blog “We are now,” Rick Richman writes in Commentary , “in the 92nd year of a peace process in which the Palestinians are the first people in history to be offered a state seven times, reject it seven times, and set preconditions ...

President Obama Salutes China-Taiwan Progress

The China Post. Taiwan. 07:00 PM EST

OPINION. The Rise of Chinese Cheneys

Nicolas Kristof. The New York Times. 07:00 PM EST

EDITORIAL. America Needs to Shake its China Hypochondria

The Wall Street Journal. 07:00 PM EST

Four Thai Soldiers Killed During Rebel Attack

South China Morning Post. Hong Kong. 07:00 PM EST

China’s Economy Grows 10.3% in 2010

China Daily. 07:00 PM EST

Iran Denies Report of New Proposal on Nuclear Fuel Swap at Istanbul Talks

Khaleej Times. United Arab Emirates. 07:00 PM EST

OPINION. Green with Envy, Tunisia Accomplishes What Iranian Movement Couldn’t

Ali Reza Eshraghi. Asia Times. Hong Kong. 07:00 PM EST

Wave of Explosions Across Iraq Kill 50

Al Arabiya News Channel. United Arab Emirates. 07:00 PM EST

OPINION. Jordan is Not Tunisia

Laurie Brand. AmmonNews. Jordan. 07:00 PM EST

S Korea Offers to Aid Egypt in Building Nuclear Plants

Al-Masry Al-Youm. Egypt. 07:00 PM EST

Iran, Syria Agree to Construct Natural Gas Pipeline

Fars News Agency. Iran. 07:00 PM EST

OPINION. Obama’s Blessing on Mubarak’s Autocratic Egypt

Jackson Diehl. The Washington Post. 07:00 PM EST

6 More Die in Karachi Despite Paramilitary Crackdown

The Express Tribune. Pakistan. 07:00 PM EST

OPINION. Afghanistan’s Political Crisis Goes from Bad to Worse

Robert Dreyfuss. The Diplomat. Japan. 07:00 PM EST

Opposition Decries Karzai’s Parliament Delay as Illegal

TOLONews. Afghanistan. 07:00 PM EST

India, Bangladesh Vow to Solve Border Issues within Couple of Months

The Assam Tribune Online. India. 07:00 PM EST

OPINION. Karachi’s Problem Cannot Be Solved by Generals, Only Politicians

Farrukh Saleem. The News. Pakistan. 07:00 PM EST

Tunisian Leaders Quit Ruling Party

The New York Times. 07:00 PM EST

ANALYSIS. Gaps in ICJ’s Advisory Opinion on Kosovo

Eurasia Review. Spain. 07:00 PM EST

OPINION. Hungary's Orban Missed His Leadership Opportunity

Bernard. Riegert. Deutsche Welle. Germany. 07:00 PM EST

EU Lawmakers Endorse Sanctions Against Belarus

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Czech Republic. 07:00 PM EST

Hungarian PM Orban Compared to Chavez

El Universal. Venezuela. 07:00 PM EST