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The Trump administration’s not-so-charm offensive may have steered U.S.-Turkey relations away from the brink of collapse. That’s no cause for a victory lap just yet.
FP published a draft government report calling for the screening of Sunni Muslims. How do such reports come to be?
Too much engagement with North Korea could derail the White House’s promising approach.
The $30 billion pledged toward reconstruction in Iraq was more than some expected, but still short of the total needed to rebuild the country.
The Pentagon always complains for more money – and politicians always eventually give in.
Intelligence agencies are surging resources to focus on the Korean Peninsula.
In capitulating on the issue of bishop appointments, the Vatican would lose a 1,000-year struggle.
Contrary to conventional wisdom, solutions to many of the world’s toughest problems already exist—you just need to know where to look for them.
Exporting British Columbia’s abundant energy resources should have been a slam dunk. How did a multibillion-dollar dream go up in smoke?
Kurdish officials once dreamed of forging their own state out of the ashes of the war against the Islamic State. Now they are fighting for their very survival.
There’s nothing wrong with political tribes that can’t be fixed by what’s right with them.