Supporters of right-wing anti-foreigner Alternative for Germany (AfD) party protest against German asylum policy in Erfurt, Germany, Oct. 28, 2015. (EPA/Michael Reichel)

Rising nationalism in Europe

Donald Trump’s victory in November’s election came as a shock to many in America’s political establishment. But across the Atlantic in Europe,...
A EU flag hangs beside the Union Jack at the Europa House in London, Feb. 17, 2016.  (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

British debate divorcing Europe

Immigration, economy weigh on debate Should the British choose to leave the European Union after a June 23 referendum, the effects could be...
A Yaser missile is displayed by the Iranian army in front of a portrait of supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei during a parade marking National Army Day at the mausoleum of the late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini just outside Tehran, Iran, April 18, 2013.  (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi, File)

Halting the spread of the bomb

For more than 20 months, the world watched as the five permanent members of the UN Security Council and Germany hammered out a deal with Iran...
Far right Pegida supporters demonstrate in the city center of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England, Feb. 28, 2015. (EPA/Lindsey Parnaby)

Far right groups flex muscle in U.K.

Beyond UKIP, a host of smaller British fringe groups seek traction The recent mass-shooting at a historically African-American church in Charleston,...