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The Ranks of Revisionists
The Ranks of Revisionists
Amid Show of Friendship with Putin, Xi Doesn’t Budge Where it Counts

Xi Jinping was the guest of honor at Putin’s lavish celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Nazi defeat. The two presidents signed a rash of deals. But importantly, Putin didn’t manage to negotiate better terms on his biggest interest, the two countries’ enormous energy trade.

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Theft in Broad Daylight

This is not your everyday bank failure in Russia.

Asia's Game of Thrones

As he heads to Japan, Duterte is once again denouncing U.S. military involvement in the Pacific. Can Tokyo push back?

The Cracks Start to Widen

Again, the question supporters of the law will have to answer centers on sustainability: is the health system that Obamacare establishes something that can really last?

Crude Economics

That OPEC production cut is going to have to fall on the Saudis’ shoulders—if it’s to happen at all.

Egypt in Turmoil

The West is ignoring an ongoing crisis in Egypt, as painful austerity measures stoke outrage against the Sisi government.

Why We Can't Have Nice Things

Déjà vu all over again.

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