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The resolution’s expected failure could open the way for the reimposition of sanctions on Iran.
The media often underplays the fact that Biden’s vice presidential pick has an Indian mother. Her heritage could play a crucial role in U.S. foreign policy.
The first-term senator has little foreign-policy experience, but her background as a prosecutor may earn her an outsized domestic portfolio.
As vice president, Harris would be ready to go toe-to-toe with adversaries, both foreign and domestic.
Chinese security threats offer the chance to rethink the U.S. economy.
His administration wants to trigger the JCPOA’s snapback mechanism, but he probably can’t do that from the outside.
Yes, there are surprisingly big protests—like those that rocked Kyiv six years ago—being met with brutal crackdowns. But Belarus is a whole different story.
Decentralizing decision-making can help left-behind regions get back on track.
Boris Johnson has contradictory ideas for his country’s future—and no clear paths for getting there.