An annual security gathering in Munich has become the new hot spot for top intelligence officials meeting in the shadows of a public event.
The Trump administration’s not-so-charm offensive may have steered U.S.-Turkey relations away from the brink of collapse. That’s no cause for a victory lap just yet.
The Vatican’s diplomacy with China, and other authoritarian governments, is based on a century-old fantasy of its worldly power.
The secretary of state’s freeze on hiring diplomats’ family members at understaffed embassies is ending, but it left resentment in its wake.
A budget deal ended a government shutdown, but it could gut funding for America’s diplomacy and development programs.
Iran hawk Bob Menendez’s reinstatement as top Democrat on Senate Foreign Relations Committee could alter politics around the nuclear deal.
Officials in both parties urgently need to assure diplomats that working for the Trump administration won’t derail their future careers.
The past year gives no indication that Trump is ready for a military crisis in the Middle East.
But strategic dialogues don’t come cheap.
Supporters and detractors alike should see an opportunity in Trump's threats to the accord.
Victor Cha is experienced, informed — and no peacenik. None of that mattered for the Trump administration.
The New START treaty is the only part of the U.S.-Russia relationship that still works — and it might soon lapse.