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A World Without America
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Asian Distrust of U.S. Undermines Obama’s Pivot

Governments are sensing that the United States might not be committed to policing world order as it has since the end of the World War Two.

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Here Comes Iran…

Lebanese sources are telling Reuters that an Iranian buildup of ground troops is underway. Is a coordinated push by Syrian and Iranian ground forces backed by Russian air power in the offing?

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Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

The United States is now going to have to figure out how to help Venezuela avoid completely melting down, with the Venezuelan strongman still at the helm.

Fear the Airpocalypse

Companies are defying orders to cut back on air pollution.

Asia's Game of Thrones

Philippine officials sought to clarify Duterte’s comments on separating from the U.S., but the situation is still murky.

Reefer Madness

Is it Gary Johnson’s world? Not necessarily.


Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin thinks Moscow can add 4 million barrels per day in the coming years.

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