Greg Myre

Greg Myre appears in the following:

Why Would Turkey Shoot Down A Russian Plane?

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Both countries oppose the Islamic State, but they have different goals in Syria and have been eyeing each other warily since Russia's military intervened recently.


How Did France Become A Leading Target For Extremists?

Saturday, November 21, 2015

After two major terror attacks and several near misses this year, France now appears more vulnerable to Muslim radicals than any other Western country.


PHOTOS: Gunmen Attack A Hotel In Mali

Friday, November 20, 2015

Gunmen took more than 170 hostages at the Radisson Blu hotel in Bamako, Mali's capital, on Friday. Here are photos of the drama as it unfolded.


China's Muted Response To ISIS' Killing Of A Chinese Citizen

Thursday, November 19, 2015

China's president condemned the Islamic State, but in keeping with China policy, the remarks were low-key and did not suggest Beijing would take any particular action.


Why ISIS Looks Very Different Today Than A Month Ago

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

The Islamic State has claimed three major attacks recently. This has led to a reassessment of the group that had been focused on building its caliphate in the Middle East.


By The Numbers: The Paris Attacks And ISIS

Monday, November 16, 2015

A look at some of the key figures related to the terror attacks in Paris and the Islamic State.


Has The Islamic State Overreached?

Sunday, November 15, 2015

ISIS has now claimed responsibility for major terrorist attacks in France, Egypt and Lebanon. This could galvanize its enemies to take stronger action against the extremist group, some analysts say.


5 Ways To Look At The Paris Attacks

Saturday, November 14, 2015

ISIS has been focused on building a caliphate in the Middle East, but its claim of responsibility for the carnage in Paris shows it can unleash a powerful, coordinated attack far from its home turf.


Rescued By Russia: Many Are Promised, Few Are Saved

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

If you're a floundering leader and Russia says it's coming to save you, that may be a sign it's already too late.


Pledging To End Two Wars, Obama Finds Himself Entangled In Three

Thursday, October 15, 2015

The president wanted to bring home all U.S. troops during his tenure. But it now looks like U.S. forces will be fighting โ€” on a limited basis โ€” in a trio of wars when he leaves the White House.


Here's Where Refugees Actually Wind Up

Saturday, October 10, 2015

The surge of refugees into Europe this year can give the impression that the Continent is the leading destination. In reality, most flee to neighboring countries and remain for years, if not decades.


Hey, Wasn't The U.S. Supposed To Stop Fighting In Afghanistan?

Wednesday, October 07, 2015

The U.S. airstrike on a hospital has shown the military is still deeply involved in Afghanistan's war. The U.S. has flown more than 3,300 sorties and fired on the enemy more than 600 times this year.


The Migrant Crisis, By The Numbers

Tuesday, September 08, 2015

In the fast-moving migrant crisis, here's a snapshot of the key figures.


A Viral Syrian Moment: Will It Be Different This Time?

Saturday, September 05, 2015

At several points in Syria's war, powerful images captured international attention and were described as possible turning points. But each time, the moment passed and the killing carried on.


25 Years In Iraq, With No End In Sight

Sunday, August 02, 2015

Iraq invaded Kuwait on Aug. 2, 1990. The U.S. reversed Saddam Hussein's aggression, but it was just the start of the U.S. military role in Iraq that's spanned four presidents and a panoply of goals.


The Iranian Nuclear Deal: What Happens Next?

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

The nuclear negotiations were complicated. Tuesday's deal has created a whole new set of issues that will require Iran to scale back its program and the international community to ease sanctions.


How The Iran Nuclear Deal Could Reshape The Middle East

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

More than a decade in the making, the deal is a signature achievement for President Obama and will influence the broader trajectory of the Middle East.


Greece By The Numbers

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Forget about all the nebulous terms like "austerity," "bailout" and "capital controls." Here are the key numbers you need to know in the Greek financial crisis.


What's Next For Greece?

Monday, July 06, 2015

The Greek economic drama has been playing out for five years with papered-over solutions. But with Sunday's vote, the crisis has taken on new urgency.


Afghan Schools: Is The Success Story Exaggerated?

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Afghan officials reportedly inflated the number of students to make the education system appear more successful than it has been, according to the U.S. inspector for Afghanistan's reconstruction.