Blog Profile / Foreign Policy

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Blog Post Archive

Heads, Beijing Wins. Tails, Hong Kong Loses.

The 2017 race for Chief Executive was supposed to be a watershed exercise in democracy. Instead, it may be a coronation.

U.N. to Put Trump Appointee at Head of World Food Program to Help Stave Off U.S. Cuts

U.N. officials hope former South Carolina governor, David Beasley, can persuade his D.C. friends to spare the food agency from the White House budget axe.

Schiff: White House ‘Pushing Back’ on House Intel Investigation into Russia Ties

The chairman and ranking member of the intelligence committee are again at loggerheads, reinforcing calls for an independent investigation.

Goodbye, Islamic State. Hello, Anarchy.

The forces liberating Mosul are fighting each other, and opening the door to an Islamic State resurgence.

Pessimism Is Europe’s Only Hope

On its 60th anniversary, a troubled EU should take inspiration from one of its greatest inheritances: gloomy German philosophy.

The Canadian military’s chief chaplain explains why he visited a mosque

I wondered what the Royal Canadian Chaplain Service could do as a gesture of solidarity for Muslims who had experienced the death of six of their own.

SitRep: White House Looking at U.N. Cuts; General Warns of Russian Ties to Taliban; North Korea Readies Nuke Tests

Hill Wants New Iran Sanctions; Mosul Air Assault Numbers; China’s Island Weapons Don’t Mean Anything; Saudi and China Get Together on Drones

Further Revelations on Trump-Russia Ties Build Pressure For Independent Inquiry

New reports rattle the White House, as congressional and FBI investigations gain momentum -- but can institutions survive the stress test?

The Next Must-Watch TV Show Is Russia’s Version of ‘The Americans’

If you really want to understand how Moscow sees U.S. intelligence, turn off the congressional hearings and start watching “Adaptation.”

The Greek God of Populism

Artemis Sorras is a self-professed trillionaire, former NBA player, and aerospace genius who is persuading Greeks he can save their country. One small problem: he’s on the lam.

Here’s a Win-Win Deal for Trump: Cyprus

There's a short window to make peace in this long-running feud.

‘Last Dictator of Europe’ Earns His Title, Cracks Down on Protests

Lukashenko has long played Russia and the West off each other. But this time he’s trying to play Belarus.

Former Russian MP Shot Dead in Ukraine

Ukrainian President Poroshenko blames state terrorism by Russia; Kremlin spokesperson Peskov says that’s “absurd.”

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