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The UN's Drug Meeting in Vienna: Russian Trolling, Jackie Chan, and Lots of Propaganda
The countries with the world's deadliest drug laws have been on full display — literally — this week during the UN's annual narcotics meeting.
The Bahrain-Israeli Arms Deal That Isn't Happening — Officially
An on-again, off-again drama surrounding reports of an arms deal between Bahrain and Israel hints at the friendships and feuds that crisscross the Middle East.
The Sighting of Would-Be Arab League Avengers Fighting in Yemen Is Just a Mirage
Despite calls for an Arab League military alliance, experts suggest that the Sunni coalition fighting in Yemen looks to be a one-off rather than a sign of bigger things to come.