The U.S. secretary of state appears to have one foot out the door—and that’s exactly what U.S. diplomats have been waiting for.
Be grateful for Greta Thunberg, Emmanuel Macron—and the fact that things aren’t as bad as they could be.
It’s not the disease that’s worrisome—it’s the Chinese government’s response to it.
The U.S. foreign-policy establishment is responsible for countless woes—but the impeachment proceedings prove parts of it are better than others.
Saudi Arabia’s crown prince will take money from investors in the national oil company—but he’ll be giving up far more than he thinks.
Central bankers are recognizing they have the power and responsibility to fight climate change. The Bundesbank would rather not.
Not all allies are made equal. But who’s worth the commitment, and who’s not?
The ruthless Syrian dictator is guilty of countless war crimes—and regrettably represents his country’s least bad remaining option.
There’s only one positive aspect to the disaster in Syria: It’s forcing an overdue conversation about U.S. grand strategy.
The Kurds have no choice but to always trust the United States—and to suffer the inevitable consequences.
His administration’s decisions will be erratic, ill-considered, and ineffective. In other words, business as usual.
A major new report about the Syrian war raises the question of whether Washington ever cared about it in the first place.