September 25, 2019
Iran’s president used his UN address to dispel notions about ramped-up diplomacy with the United States or fundamental changes to Iranian actions in the Persian Gulf.
September 20, 2019
Plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions and reach carbon neutrality, to be announced during the 2019 summit, could be an important milestone in the global fight against climate change.
September 13, 2019
President Trump and Prime Minister Morrison’s close relationship is good news for the decades-old alliance.
September 10, 2019
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s political future is on the line as Israel votes for the second time in 2019.
September 9, 2019
President Trump’s announcement to halt peace talks in Afghanistan gives U.S. negotiators a chance to correct three critical mistakes.
August 29, 2019
Fires in the Amazon have aroused international concern because of the rain forest’s outsize impact on climate, but political tensions are hampering the response.
August 13, 2019
As protesters in Hong Kong use increasingly creative means to demand change, the possibility that Beijing will respond with force is growing.
August 8, 2019
The Trump administration has declared China a currency manipulator, but what that means for the ongoing trade war is far from clear.
August 6, 2019
The latest mass shootings have prompted calls for more vigorous action by U.S. counterterrorism authorities, but the target is elusive.
July 18, 2019
If the Trump administration succeeds in securing citizenship data, the 2020 census could transform the way in which political power is distributed in the United States.