October 11, 2019
With Turkey’s latest military offensive, here’s a rundown of the different forces in the region.
October 8, 2019
Denuclearization talks over the weekend ended in another stalemate, and it remains to be seen if negotiations will resume in the coming weeks.
October 7, 2019
President Donald J. Trump’s announcement of a troop withdrawal in northern Syria ahead of a Turkish invasion could revive the Islamic State and the Syrian civil war, and signal the end of U.S. influe…
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
The president is in the difficult position of either backing down in the face of Iranian threats and suspected attacks or escalating the conflict in ways he clearly wants to avoid.
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 28, 2019
The United Kingdom is set to crash out of the European Union on October 31 without an arrangement for what comes next.
August 14, 2019
U.S. officials say that they are close to reaching a deal with the Taliban, but peace in Afghanistan would still not be guaranteed.
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 5, 2019
The global tech industry and U.S. interests in Asia could suffer if the dispute isn’t resolved soon.