For 200 years, a small number of countries have exploited the marine wildlife of Antarctica, often with devastating impact on their populations.
Russia may not be a foreign policy priority for the incoming Biden administration. But its promise to foreground democracy will put the Kremlin on edge.
How Donald Trump changed US foreign policy.
In 2016, America's adversaries seemed to cheer electoral chaos and a withering faith in democracy. Now they seem to be hoping democracy can topple a leader they've grown loathe to deal with.
Outsourcing use-of-force decisions to machines violates human dignity and is incompatible with international law.
What might be the global geopolitical significance of Trump's positive COVID-19 test?
Extreme shrinkage of summer sea ice is just the latest evidence of rapid Arctic warming – and what happens in the Arctic doesn't stay there.
Russian interference deeply marked the 2016 American presidential election. Four years later, let's analyze the form and impact of disinformation coming from Russia.
Renewed conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh is rooted as much in the past as it is the present.
Belarus's economy is closely linked to Russia. Could Putin's support for Lukashenko during ongoing protests be in turn for more integration.
Russian agents reportedly placed malware in U.S. voter registration systems in 2016 and are actively interfering in the 2020 election. Here's the state of election cybersecurity.
Vladimir Putin is a standard-bearer, rather than a pioneer in the history of Soviet and Russian political assassination.
The Zimovs want to restore the prehistoric 'mammoth steppe' ecosystem and see if it slows down – or even reverses – melting permafrost.
Another day, another politicised vaccine.
It's all about the dose.
A new survey conducted just before the disputed election, shows how the views of young Belarusians are changing.
People have lost all faith in Lukashenko to fix the country's economy.
We've heard anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny was poisoned with something called a 'cholinesterase inhibitor'. Here's what that means.
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, gravely ill from a suspected poisoning, brought a new type of opposition to Russia in tune with popular concerns and aimed at finding common ground.
Russia's reaction to previous unrest in its neighbours provides clues on how Vladimir Putin may respond to protests in Belarus.