Some 183 countries are committed to taking action on climate change in Paris. When was the last time 183 nations did, well, anything?
The 54-member African Union is committing itself to eliminating a practice that robs children of a fundamental human right.
The downing of a Russian warplane over Syria marks a dangerous escalation.
A year ago, Ukraine was embattled and worried about its future – which makes Ukraine's progress in recent months worth noting.
Brussels shut down this weekend because of the threat of terror. It speaks to the different kind of war facing the West.
An already shaky global economy now has to deal with the aftermath of Paris and Sinai.
France wants a 'large coalition' to deal 'decisively' with Islamic State. That could have far-reaching ramifications.
Myanmar’s opposition seals a historic victory, but possibly at the expense of its Muslim minority.
As if Syrian refugees haven't suffered enough, now they face fears about terrorists infiltrating with them.
As after 9/11, civilized nations must work together. As with al-Qaeda, the Islamic State must be deprived of its safe haven.