Playing Chinese Roulette on the Yalu River

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April 12, 2017 Is North Korea as dependent on China as everyone assumes?

Italy’s ‘No’ Vote

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Dec. 6, 2016 A shakeup of the political establishment is just getting started.

Understanding Peace Talks

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Jan. 23, 2017 Few formal peace negotiations actually lead to peace.

In US-Russia Relations, a Little Subtlety Goes a Long Way

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Oct. 18, 2017 There are hints that the two sides may be getting closer to an accommodation over Ukraine.

The Chinese Central Committee and the People’s Liberation Army Face Off

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Dec. 31, 2015 Sources in China are reporting increased tension between the Communist Party and the People’s Liberation Army.

China Bids for the Philippines

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Jan. 26, 2016 There is a strategy behind Beijing’s recent investments in the Philippines.

Journey to Europe: Preparation

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April 12, 2016 Geopolitics dictates that history takes shape regardless of opinions or intentions.

Syria and the Fact No One Mentions

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Dec. 16, 2015 U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov have reached an agreement, but there’s far more to consider than just Bashar al-Assad or his regime leaving.

Europe’s Border Problem

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Oct. 23, 2017 The idea of old nations reasserting themselves and questioning the legitimacy of borders terrifies the EU.

Free Movement in Europe May Be Coming to an End

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Nov. 17, 2015 French President Francois Hollande reportedly plans to call for an end to free movement of European Union citizens.

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