Trump has installed a kindred spirit at the top of the State Department. The move can be expected to reverberate throughout US foreign policy, notably in the administration’s approach to Iran.
Though the result of the upcoming Russian election is effectively predetermined, the question of Vladimir Putin’s future remains an open one.
Has austerity and EU intervention forestalled the possibility of a Greece-like repeat in Italy, or merely delayed it?
The Bank of International Settlements has warned of unsustainable debt growth in China, Canada, and Hong Kong.
Renewed violence between the Hema and Lendu tribes is drawing disturbing parallels to one of the bloodiest wars in Africa’s history.
A spirit of détente has descended on the Korean Peninsula, but will it be any different from past experience?
In fulfilling one of his central campaign promises, US President Trump has set the stage for a wide-ranging trade war.
For better or worse, the elimination of presidential term limits will be looked back on as a turning point in modern Chinese history.
Ethiopia’s climate-sensitive economy, growing population, and inter-ethnic conflict make it a geopolitical time bomb primed to explode.
Adani’s renewed scandal and financing challenges are calling the future of one of the world’s largest new coal mines into question.