Foreign affairs

Putin Critic Navalny Arrested by Russian Authorities, Calls for Protests

After returning from Germany, where he had spent five months receiving treatment for poisoning with a Soviet-era chemical weapon, Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was arrested by Russian authorities when his flight was diverted to Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport on January… Read More ›

Yemen’s shameful war

Two years ago, a tribal conflict in Yemen widened into a full-scale war after intervention by Saudi Arabia. Today, two-thirds of the population is starving. The world can no longer look away… By Matthias von Hein The richest country in… Read More ›

NATO insiders suspect staged Turkey coup

The dominant assessment in NATO is clear: Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan staged the coup against himself. By Kjetil Stormark / Senior NATO sources tell that they believe Erdoğan staged the coup himself. However, they stress that there… Read More ›