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Heather Maher

New US Af-Pak Envoy Brings Different Diplomatic Style To Holbrooke's Old Job

WASHINGTON -- US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has chosen a retired...

Profile: Frank Ruggiero, New Acting U.S. Special Envoy To Afghanistan And Pakistan

The death on December 13 of U.S. diplomat Richard Holbrooke, who was...

Top US Human Rights Diplomat: 'Democracy Takes Time'

WASHINGTON -- Following Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's trip last week to...

Twittering The Tyrants: New Media's Role In Authoritarian Regimes

New media websites like Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube have opened a window...

Helsinki Commission Hears Gloomy Predictions For Turkmen Election

WASHINGTON -- Can an authoritarian country that still bears the strong imprint...

Diplomat Says US Not Aiming For 'Military Victory' In Afghanistan

The chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff warned this week...

Russia In Violation Of UN Charter, Says International Law Expert

Despite the cease-fire agreement between Russia and Georgia, many Russian troops remain...

Turkmenistan: U.S. Commission On Religious Freedom Says Progress Is Heard, But Not Seen

A team from the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom that has...

East: 'If Countries Don't Act Now, It's Going To Be Too Late'

Countries in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union are facing an...

Central Asia: US Helsinki Commission Concerned About SCO's Influence

The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe -- or Helsinki Commission,...