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The magazine Le Miroir published a photograph of a front line trench in 1914. (Unknown press photographer/Wikimedia Commons)

Remembering Trench Warfare in World War I

A century ago, Allied and German troops clashed in the First Battle of Champagne, marking the beginning of the extensive use of trench warfare on the Western Front in World War I.

A worker welds together pieces of the South Stream pipeline in 2013. (ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images)

Europe and Russia After South Stream

The pipeline project has been laid to rest but both sides are already considering replacements.

The Sydney Hostage Incident Was a Classic Case of Grassroots Terrorism

The gunman was not only a lone madman but also a grassroots jihadist.