Are We Incapable of Ending Wars?

Are We Incapable of Ending Wars?

In a world awash with weak states, powerful weapons, and crumbling institutions, conflicts can easily continue for generations — and perhaps never end.

Syrian Ceasefire Offers New Era of Hope Between US, Russia

Syrian Ceasefire Offers New Era of Hope Between US, Russia

Former CIA counterterrorism officer and whistleblower John Kiriakou told Sputnik that the Syrian ceasefire offers the first substantive step towards a lasting peace and the possibility for a new era of US-Russian cooperation.

Darkness at High Noon in Korea

Darkness at High Noon in Korea

South Korea severed its last important economic link with the North, as governments on both sides of the DMZ extinguish what little remained of the “sunshine era” of engagement.

Wrestling with Iran

Wrestling with Iran

Wrestling is the new ping pong when it comes to U.S.-Iranian relations.