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A Red Bull (Market) Doesn’t Give You Wings

As China’s economic numbers get worse and worse, why does its stock market keep climbing?

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Are Kenya's Efforts to Prevent Another Terrorist Attack Helping or Hurting?

Nairobi’s widespread crackdown after the Garissa university massacre sparks concern that it will cause even more suffering.

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Ruble on the Rebound

Russia’s currency has strengthened more than any other this year. What does that mean for the West’s plan to pressure Moscow out of Ukraine?

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Playing the Putin Card

What’s behind the Greek prime minister’s dalliance with Moscow?

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Tsipras Goes Hat in Hand to Moscow, Walks Away Disappointed

How Athens is trying to use brinksmanship with Moscow to extract concessions from its European creditors.

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Washington’s Big China Screw-up

U.S. efforts to oppose a $50 billion China-led infrastructure bank have backfired. Experts explain why.

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If You Can’t Beat ‘Em, Join ‘Em?

The U.S. walks back opposition to Beijing’s new infrastructure bank after calls to shun it were ignored by the rest of the world.

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Are Emerging-Market Investors Heading for the Exits?

What the end of Yellen’s patience on interest rates means for smaller economies.

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