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Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal in Riyadh on March 23. (FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)

Exploring Saudi Arabia's Options in Yemen

Could Riyadh launch a large ground operation to restore order to its southern neighbor?

As Saudi Arabia Wades Into Yemen, Iran Sits Back

Riyadh's ambitions in Yemen are as much about thwarting Iranian influence as curbing al-Houthi militancy.

Ukrainian volunteers from the Dnipro-1 battalion, funded by Igor Kolomoisky to combat pro-Russia separatists, observes from a position in the village of Chermalyk 40 km northeast of Mariupol on February 26. (GENYA SAVILOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Discord in Kiev Plays to Russia's Favor

With the dismissal of a powerful oligarch, the president may have created a potential political competitor and disrupted the pro-West alliance.