The country's prime minister is not likely to gain much support from neighboring governments.
Regardless of whether the opposition wins tight elections May 5, Malaysia's reputation for stability may suffer.
France's new policy on security actions in Africa reflects experiences from the Mali intervention.
Washington wants to prove its ability to degrade Iran's most potent deterrent against attack.
Iraq's Kurds and Shiites share an interest in stopping the spread of Sunni Arab militancy.
Washington is examining alternatives to a large ground operation in Syria.
This map shows the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups and Amphibious Ready Groups.
Future cooperation between the two countries will focus heavily on bilateral economic possibilities.