How Africa and China’s own borderlands became the center of Beijing’s new empire.
The president knows US policy has been a failure. Here’s how he can make a breakthrough, in the little time he has left.
US intelligence has been blindside by the rise and spread of ISIS and the collapse of the Iraqi army.
Beijing’s carbon-reduction targets are already far more ambitious than Washington’s.
Prime Minister Netanyahu promotes and sometimes manufactures an endless series of national security crises. The military and settlers win; everyone else loses.
Political tensions, exacerbated by Western regional expansion, are raising the risk of violence.
Despite US military efforts, maritime insecurity has been markedly on the rise in the waters off West Africa.
Former top UN diplomat Lakhdar Brahimi lays out how decades of naïveté about Arab societies, poor planning and post-conflict miscalculations have fostered a deep mistrust and lack of confidence in the United States.