• Opinion

Why would the city of Moscow want to make sure that the election for its next mayor has no opposition candidates?

  • Vladimir Kara-Murza
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  • Putin, Russia
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  • 4 hours ago
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  • Opinion

A survivor recalls the day whose shadow still looms over Egypt.

  • Mohamed Soltan
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  • Egypt
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  • 6 hours ago
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  • Opinion

For months, the president has been directing an unprecedented amount of political venom and vitriol at a single FBI agent.

  • Opinion

The possible death by hunger strike of a Ukrainian dissident imprisoned in Russia could have unpredictable consequences.

  • Opinion

U.S. policy in the Balkans is taking an ominous direction. But there's still time to stop the drift.

  • Opinion

The arrest of a leading woman activist highlights the paradoxes of the reform program.

  • Opinion

When it comes to demanding action on human rights, no one has the clout of the United States. And it's not demanding action.

  • Opinion

The protesters aren’t airing political demands, but the impact of their efforts could still be far-reaching.

  • Opinion

After thirty years of struggle, Myanmar's hopes for democracy remain unfulfilled.

  • Opinion

Anyone who sees Russia as a bulwark of conservative values is looking in the wrong place.

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