The Russian president’s enormous influence over the country’s destiny has forced comparisons between Putin and the former Tsars.
The prospect of a Turkish troop deployment in Libya could prompt Russia to balance its interests and steer clear of warlord Khalifa Haftar.
Turkey’s Incirlik air base alone has been a crucial military location for Washington’s overseas missions since the 1950s, holding at least 50 nuclear bombs.
The warlord Khalifa Haftar's cunning exploitation of geopolitical rivalries has handed Russia outsized influence over the conflict.
Middle Eastern governments have valid reasons to fear foreign conspiracies but deflecting blame on foreign hands instead of addressing citizens' grievances only weakens their own position.
According to an Italian author and his supporters, there is compelling evidence that the literary giant and defender of the working class might have been killed by the Soviets.
India's move to integrate Jammu and Kashmir into the central state has inadvertently led to a rise in the Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan's popularity among Kashmiris.
Zelimkhan Khangoshvili, a 40-year-old Georgian national, was shot twice in the head in Kleiner Tiergarten park on August 23. A suspect was named as Vadim S but evidence revealed by German prosecutors indicated a possible fake identity.
Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko is expected to seek a sixth term in office after winning pro-Lukashenko parties dominated Sunday’s parliamentary election.
In 1944, over 92,000 Ahiska Turks, also known as Meskhetian Turks, were expelled from Georgia’s Meskheti region by Soviet leader Joseph Stalin, according to the World Ahiska Turks Association.
Fortified with barbed wire and overseen by armed guards who would shoot to kill, the Berlin Wall came down in November 1989, following the collapse of communism.
Tajikistan's interior ministry said at least 15 assailants were killed and four more attackers detained. The clashes outside the capital Dushanbe broke out as the country prepared to celebrate Constitution Day.
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