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Can Israel Solve Europe’s Energy Woes?

New natural gas finds in the eastern Mediterranean are fueling dreams that Israel can provide Brussels an energy alternative to Russia. Good luck with that.

Christian Caryl

The biggest threat to Ukraine isn’t Vladimir Putin: It’s corruption

What’s the best way to save Ukraine? “By reforming the country,” says Sergii Leshchenko, a freshman member of the Ukrainian parliament. The war against Russian ...

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Does China’s Quest for Energy Security Threaten the United States?

While the United States and European Union strongly oppose Russia over its expansionist agenda in Ukraine, China has cautiously avoided having to take a side ...

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Keeping Tunisia in the Dark

In the early days after the uprising that pushed out Tunisia’s ruling regime in January 2011, reform-minded Tunisians in all sectors saw the popular demands ...

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The Promise and Peril of Falling Oil Prices

The 40 percent fall in oil prices since June will significantly reduce the coffers of oil producing states and oil companies while boosting other countries ...

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Japan Has Enough Plutonium to Make Thousands of Nukes

So, I like electronic music. A lot. And there is no more important progenitor of electronica than Japanese composer Ryuichi Sakamoto. If you don't know ...

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Can OPEC Kill the U.S. Oil Boom?

OPEC's decision to stand pat last week and maintain current crude production levels sent oil prices down to nearly five-year lows on Monday. It also ...

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Talking Turkey: What Will OPEC Do?

NOTE: This story was updated Thursday morning. UPDATE: OPEC delegates decided not to cut production at the meeting in Vienna, rolling over the cartel's current ...

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Obama’s Cuba Deal Could be a Home Run for Major League Baseball

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Should We Really Assume That North Korea Was Behind the Sony Attack?

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