The US-China bilateral relationship is too big to fail.
With an expanding icebreaker fleet, land purchases around the GIUK gap, and perhaps even a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier in the near future, China is becoming a force to be reckoned with in the Arctic.
Deepening military cooperation was on display in this year’s annual Malabar exercises between India, the United States, and relative newcomer Japan.
Russia’s World Cup dividend is set to be short-lived. The same might not be true for Qatar in 2022.
Strong region-wide management practices can help replenish Southeast Asia’s declining fish stocks. But getting there won’t be easy.
The ICC is attempting to rehabilitate its global image by extending its jurisdiction and prosecuting rights abusers outside of Africa.
Pedro Sanchez and the PSOE must find a workable solution to the migration issue; the future of social democracy in Europe may depend on it.
It’s going to take creativity, hard work, and patience, but with some luck we may be looking at a new African economic powerhouse in the years to come.
China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and the Indo-Japan Asia-Africa Growth Corridor (AAGC) are playing to their strengths as the competition for Africa heats up.
After decades of progress, democracy is backsliding worldwide. At what point will people rise up and put a stop to it?