It’s impossible for the White House to pretend anymore that America’s current Syria strategy is anything but a ruin. But will it change course?
John Kerry put too much trust in Putin and too much faith in the doomed Geneva talks. He took a leap of faith and has suffered a crippling blow as a result.
The Chinese President’s new status as “core” leader will strengthen his hand, but rifts remain within the Party.
The answer isn’t straightforward, and it’s likely to be decided by our next president.
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.
There is nothing so permanent as a temporary measure.
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.