German Election Watch Merkel Rubs Salt in SPD’s Wounds
With her opponents already on the back foot, Merkel takes aim at the former SDP leader’s Russian business ties.
Asia's Game of Thrones China Lays Down Tracks in Malaysia
Beijing has cut the ribbon on an ambitious railway project across Malaysia—but it’s risky business for both parties.
A Messy Divorce Does the UK Have a Brexit Strategy?
With her cabinet divided, her European interlocutors exasperated, and her domestic mandate weakened, Theresa May is struggling to convince the public she has a handle on divorce talks.
The European Immigration Crisis A Migrant Reprieve for Italy?
July saw a sharp decrease in migration from the Mediterranean, but the roots of the crisis remain unaddressed.