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Europe's Putin Problem
Europe's Putin Problem
Soros: Putin Bigger Threat Than ISIS

Putin wants a weak and divided Europe.

Europe's Putin Problem
Ukraine, Russia, and the EU Strike Gas Deal

Putin is hoping the deal will encourage Europe to lift sanctions.

Europe's Putin Problem
Russia Hacks German Parliament

Multimillion dollar breach shows Putin’s cyber tactics at work. The Germans may not be interested in rivalry with Russia, but Russia is interested in rivalry with them.

Europe's Putin Problem
More Airborne Aggression from Russia

Russian jets are conducting provocative missions on both sides of Europe. This does not suggest that Putin is scared of the West’s level of resolve to stop him.

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Walter Russell Mead & Staff

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An Australian account of China’s gains doubles as a bleak assessment of Obama’s legacy in the region.

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London is using both carrot and stick to keep offshore oil output up.

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Greece’s recurrent crisis is the result of bad Greek and German decisions alike. Only one is in year eight of a depression as a result.

Frack Baby Frack

Abundant shale gas brought natural gas prices to historic lows—and made the US a net exporter of the hydrocarbon.

WRM Elsewhere

Walter Russell Mead tackles the question.

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