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Obama's Putin Problem
Obama's Putin Problem
Russia Flouts Landmark Cold War Treaty

The US announced that Russia has violated a 1987 treaty explicitly banning the testing of medium-range missiles. According to US officials, Russia has been testing a new ground-launched, cruise missile since as early as 2008. But this isn’t just a technical dispute about a missile treaty; it’s a signal of a possible shipwreck of the White House foreign policy.

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Hint: it isn’t pretty.

Blue Model Blues

Kicking the can down the road is turning into a hobby for PA lawmakers.

Xi who must be obeyed

The Chinese President’s new status as “core” leader will strengthen his hand, but rifts remain within the Party.

Deal or No Deal

The answer isn’t straightforward, and it’s likely to be decided by our next president.

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.

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