The trial has sparked deadly violence that could destabilize the government and lead to greater radicalization.
The infestation could complicate Cairo's efforts to secure food subsidies.
Further funding cuts will diminish the U.S. military's relative power.
The ruling party is reasserting control by confronting both external and internal dissent.
Slovenia is small, but its struggles illustrate growing political problems in Europe.
Fighters fleeing anti-militant operations in the south are finding refuge in the mountains of Puntland.
China must reform its household registration system if it wants a more sustainable economic model.
Despite its domestic concerns about radical Islam, Moscow could establish ties with a prominent Tajik Islamist group.