The Odd Calm of EU Officials

Oct. 9, 2017 In contrast with the Americans, who tend to overstate their problems, Europeans tend to understate theirs.

Watch List: Oct. 2, 2017

Iran’s military drill with Iraq, Tillerson’s visit to Beijing, Iranian unemployment

The New McCarthyism

April 27, 2017 Sen. Joseph McCarthy’s tactics are now being used against another group.

Daily Memo: EU Trouble, Attacks in Iraq

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Brexit Redux

Nov. 4, 2016 A High Court weighs in on Brexit protocol.

Watch List: March 20, 2018

Turkey-US relationship cloudy, South Korea dials back military drills, financial moves ahead of Brexit

Why China Needs to Manage Expectations

Beijing has let the gap between the myth and the reality of its power grow too wide.

Theresa May Announces Her Resignation

Her departure will change the tone but not the substance of Brexit talks.

Daily Memo: Syria After the US, Putin’s Year in Review, North...

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Watch List: Dec. 13, 2016

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Watch List: Nov. 6, 2017

Saudi threats, India-China territorial dispute, signs of Kurdish capitulation