Flawed and messy as it was, the vote was still good for democracy.
Too often, Westerners treat courageous local experts like pawns in a political game. The journalist’s murder should serve as a reminder that, for some, writing an op-ed is a deadly risk.
By dismantling it, Trump would leave the country—and refugees—worse off.
One of the world’s most experienced autocrats has clinched another seven-year term by bending the rules of the game in his direction in ways both old and new.
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Geir Pedersen could be saddled with one of diplomacy’s most thankless tasks.
Mohammad bin Salman isn't just ruining his own reputation—he's spoiling Washington's policies across the region.
The world thought it knew how to deal with Ebola outbreaks—but it’s never dealt with one like this before.
Donald Trump isn’t just maintaining an alliance with Saudi Arabia—he’s choosing it over the rest of the world.
With the Arctic melting and northern coast guards struggling to keep up, the next disaster is a matter of when, not if.