July 12, 2018
Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin could take fresh approaches on contentious issues, including Russia’s meddling in U.S. elections, Ukraine, Syria, and arms control, to their meeting in Helsinki.
March 18, 2019
February’s presidential election does not inspire confidence in the democratic trajectory of Africa’s most populous country.
July 8, 2019
The demise of the Iran nuclear deal does not make Tehran an immediate threat, but it opens the door to nuclear escalation.
August 6, 2018
The United States has reactivated sanctions against Iran that could trigger the collapse of the multilateral Iran nuclear deal.
August 28, 2018
President Trump has struck a new NAFTA deal with Mexico, but with severe disagreements remaining between the U.S. and Canada, his approach to trade negotiations is about to get its biggest test yet.
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.
September 14, 2018
Can South Korea’s Moon Jae-in broker a process for North Korean denuclearization acceptable to both Washington and Pyongyang?
September 27, 2018
Despite the sharp exchanges between the U.S. and Iranian presidents at the United Nations, new negotiations may not be so far-fetched as sanctions intensify against Tehran.
October 4, 2018
Brazil’s general election will be one of the biggest tests of its democracy in decades. Here’s a rundown of the candidates and issues to watch.
October 18, 2018
Italy’s populist government has relished defying the European Union, and its latest showdown with Brussels could threaten the continent’s fragile recovery—and the global economy.