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A Bangladeshi flag waves next to an image of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who is becoming increasingly authoritarian. (ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Bangladesh's Descent Into Authoritarianism

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will allow some insecurity to persist to justify cracking down on her opposition. Read more…

Bolivia's ruling coalition is considering a request for another referendum on whether to allow President Evo Morales to seek a fourth term in office in 2019 elections. A February referendum on the matter failed. (YAMIL LAGE/AFP/Getty Images)

In Bolivia, a New Referendum on the Same President

Another referendum on his eligibility to run could lead to another term in office for Evo Morales. Read more…

An Afghan interpreter attached to the U.S. Army takes a break after a two-day joint mission with local security forces. Interpreters are essential to establishing meaningful partnerships overseas and face the same risks as military personnel. (ANDREW BURTON/Getty Images)

Remembering America's Allies on Memorial Day

In addition to other coalition partners, the United States depends on local civilians and security forces overseas. Read more…