March 18, 2019
February’s presidential election does not inspire confidence in the democratic trajectory of Africa’s most populous country.
September 7, 2018
A new agreement between top U.S. and Indian officials will deepen military cooperation and bolster strategic ties between the two countries.
November 1, 2018
The region’s fast-growing but fragile democracies have been susceptible to strongmen and autocratic-leaning populists in recent years, propelled by concerns over inequality, crime, and dysfunctional …
November 29, 2018
The conference in Poland will be a major test of the world’s collective political will to fight global warming. Following through on promises made in Paris will not be easy.
November 15, 2018
One of Asia’s most important annual economic gatherings still does not include India, a flaw that undermines efforts to expand trade and innovation throughout the region.
December 21, 2018
The U.S. withdrawal from Syria removes the main obstacle to a Turkish campaign to eradicate Syrian Kurdish forces and could lead to a more dangerous phase of Syria’s civil war.
January 11, 2019
The central takeaway from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s Cairo speech is that the United States needs to rely more on allies to stabilize the Middle East.
January 28, 2019
A collapse of this Cold War–era INF treaty, which many believe has favored the United States, could unleash a new age of nuclear weapons competition with Russia.
February 8, 2019
The Giant of Africa’s next president will have to contend with daunting security and economic challenges.
February 20, 2019
Thailand will go through the motions of free elections in March, but the likely result will be entrenched authoritarian rule and further instability.