The factors that have lined up support for Abbas’ bid — and how winning will affect relations between the Palestinians and the Israelis
There are those who believe Mohamed Morsi will be an enforcer of the Muslim Brotherhood’s strict doctrines. And those who feel he is a moderating force
Documents released by the hacker group Anonymous appear to reveal previously unknown shipments of repaired helicopter gunships from Russia to Syria
Homemade guns have been bought and sold across India for decades, but a string of murders has brought fresh attention to the problem
Egypt’s Mohamed Morsi: Peacemaker, savior, tyrant?
The U.N. general assembly vote on Palestinian member status, the number of new HIV/AIDS cases has jumped in China and Kosovo Prime Minister is acquitted for the second time at a U.N. war crimes tribunal.
We’re already seeing a return to Cold War era containment strategies as the relationship between the world’s two largest economies deteriorates, argues Ian Bremmer, president of the Eurasia Group and author of ‘Every Nation …
On Nov. 28, 2012, TIME editors sat with Egypt’s president for an exclusive interview, his first since helping to broker the Gaza cease-fire
Winning U.N. recognition is unlikely to provide an alternative road-map to Israeli-Palestinian coexistence, but it highlights the way the facts on the ground have changed–and have have to be dealt with as the new reality
The embattled president talks to TIME about the world after the Arab Spring, President Obama, civic freedoms and the Planet of the Apes
The International Court of Justice has awarded Nicaragua massive new maritime territory in a dispute with Colombia. Bogotá is angry — and analysts are skeptical that Managua can patrol such a large sea tract
Fiscal discipline and climate-change may demand an end to paying most of your country’s gasoline bills, but trying selling that to hard-pressed citizens