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EU Migrant Summit
EU Migrant Summit
Bad Timing

The fourth EU migrant summit concluded with leaders “welcoming” the terms of an action plan hammered out with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The terms are generous, and the timing greatly strengthens Erdogan’s hand going into elections in two weeks.

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Asia's Game of Thrones

As Duterte continues to slam the U.S. and look to China, Japan is caught in an awkward position.


By snubbing nuclear power, Berlin has consigned itself to decades of coal dependence.

The European Immigration Crisis

There is nothing so permanent as a temporary measure.

Miracles Can Happen

It’s probably not a model for the country (as some analysts would have it), but it shows that compromise is possible when all parties involved are committed to finding a practical solution.

Putin on a show?

Russia’s advantage in Syria is a matter of political will, not technical capability.

Higher Education Watch

Colleges make resident assistants “mandatory reporters” for potential Title IX violations.

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