Articles by David Kashi
- For Armenians Fleeing Rebel-Held Syria Town, Echoes Of Past Persecutions
April 08 2014 11:20 AM
The Syrian civil war threatens one of the oldest Christian Armenian communities in Syria, as Armenians commemorate the 1915 genocide.
- With Russia At Door, Europe Can't Spend More On Defense
April 04 2014 1:40 PM
The U.S. wants its European allies to spend more money for the military. There is just one problem: The Europeans don't have it.
- Ft. Hood Shooting Could Have Been Prevented: Ex-Official
April 03 2014 4:46 PM
The Pentagon has not followed a key recommendation of a task force appointed after the 2009 shooting at the same Texas Army base.
- Russia Could Invade Ukraine 'Any Day Now'
April 02 2014 11:57 AM
NATO cites key signs at the border indicating that Russia may be ready to pounce.
- Possible Release Of Jonathan Pollard Angers Israelis, Americans Alike
April 01 2014 4:17 PM
Many Israelis want American-born Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard released. But they don't want him released in exchange for Palestinians.
- Meet The Israeli Spy Who May Save The Peace Talks
April 01 2014 12:36 PM
Jonathan Pollard, one of the most damaging spies caught in the U.S., may be freed to restart peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians.
- Can Natural Gas Heal The Israel-Turkey Relationship?
March 28 2014 2:11 PM
Israel and Turkey are moving to mend relations after a fallout in 2010, and the deal may include some of Israel's natural gas finds.
- Turkey's Government Blocks Twitter Ahead Of Elections
March 26 2014 11:51 PM
Many believe Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan blocked Twitter to silence opponents of his government.
- Ukraine: Russia To The East, South - And West?
March 26 2014 2:12 PM
Will Russia's massing troops on Ukraine's eastern border and military exercises to the west in Moldova escalate regional tension?
- Lithuania To NATO: Protect Us Now
March 25 2014 4:16 PM
What's more, NATO alliance members have become extremely suspicious of Russia’s intentions, especially in light of the Crimea invasion.
- Is Kaliningrad The Next NATO-Russia Flashpoint?
March 25 2014 2:11 PM
The isolated, heavily militarized Russian territory, home to the Baltic Sea Fleet, is making East European NATO allies nervous.
- Why Was US Reporter Denied Visa By Saudi Arabia?
March 25 2014 11:54 AM
Obama's upcoming visit to Saudi Arabia was marred by controversy after an American-Jewish reporter was denied a visa.
- Will Moldova's Transnistria Region Be Russia's Next Target?
March 24 2014 11:41 AM
Moldova and NATO are concerned about Russia's takeover of Ukrainian bases in Crimea and troop buildup near Ukraine's eastern border.
- These Sanctioned Russian Individuals Have Direct Access To Putin
March 21 2014 4:09 PM
The Russian individuals being sanctioned by the U.S. Department of Treasury are well known players close to President Vladimir Putin.
- Turkey May Attack Syria To Protect Shrine, Opposition Politician Says
March 21 2014 2:11 PM
An attack inside Syria, a corruption scandal, a key election - a Turkish politician opposing PM Erdogan draws up a scenario worthy of a novel.
- Why Turkey Is Not Taking The Killing Of An Ethnic Turk In Crimea Lightly
March 21 2014 11:48 AM
On the Black Sea across from Crimea, Turkey has a stake in the future of the peninsula, where Muslim Tatars live.
- US May Deploy Forces In Baltic: Biden
March 20 2014 2:37 PM
Washington believes that by sending U.S. troops to countries bordering Russia it will deter Moscow from additional aggressive acts.
- Finland - The Next Locale For Putin To Test The West's Limits?
March 20 2014 11:17 AM
Finland, bordering Russia to its east, is worried that tensions will escalate. But how serious is the threat?
- What Israel Has Done, As A Result Of Ukraine Crisis
March 19 2014 1:44 PM
Israel's government thinks the Iranians may try to get away with something as the world focuses on Ukraine, and is still talking about a strike.
- What Russia's Seizure Of Ukraine's Sevastopol Naval Headquarters Means
March 19 2014 10:32 AM
In a sign that Putin isn't backing down, the Russian flag was raised over Crimea's naval headquarters on Wednesday.