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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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Department of Can-Kicking

So much for a breakthrough.

The Noose Tightens

As Putin heads to meet French President Emanuel Macron next week, his security services are interrogating a celebrated Cannes-winning director in Moscow.

TPP Post Trump

Picking up the pieces of TPP may be more difficult than many in Asia imagine, leaving China with an attractive opening.

Atrocity in England

Twenty-two people were killed in a bombing at a children’s concert, the deadliest in the UK since the 7/7 bombings.

Seeing a Pattern...

To lose one President to a corruption scandal may be regarded as a misfortune. To lose two in a row begins to look like carelessness.

Crude Economics

Iraq isn’t towing the cartel line.

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