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To Coup or Not to Coup
To Coup or Not to Coup
Thailand on Edge After Army Chief Threat

“Anything can happen,” Thailand’s powerful army chief said demurely at a news conference in Bangkok when reporters asked him if a coup was possible. He went on to say that “we are trying to do the right thing, in a peaceful way,” but that “the door was neither open nor closed.”

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Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

The United States is now going to have to figure out how to help Venezuela avoid completely melting down, with the Venezuelan strongman still at the helm.

Fear the Airpocalypse

Companies are defying orders to cut back on air pollution.

Asia's Game of Thrones

Philippine officials sought to clarify Duterte’s comments on separating from the U.S., but the situation is still murky.

Reefer Madness

Is it Gary Johnson’s world? Not necessarily.


Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin thinks Moscow can add 4 million barrels per day in the coming years.

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