Regions / Asia & Pacific
The Green Climate Fund is supposed to finance the world's shift away from fossil fuels. But fossil fuel-funding banks are eager to get on board.
Russia and China enabled Syrian President Assad’s war on his own people.
Tensions are ratcheting up between China and the United States over maritime boundaries in Asia.
It’s tempting to use a harsh epithet like “terrorism” to describe the actions in Orlando. Perhaps “mass hate crime” would be more accurate.
And he called them out fearlessly.
The U.S. could retaliate against a massive Chinese cyberattack by blowing up its web censorship.
Clinton is right: Trump would be a disaster on foreign policy. But her refusal to engage with the alternative offered by Sanders says more about her own war-driven approach than anything else.
The new model of charismatic, bold, and politically incorrect leader treats democracy like a toy.
If Donald Trump wins and pulls the U.S. out of its climate change commitments, some countries wonder, why should they keep their own?
Obama’s approach to nukes will be his most significant legacy — as well as his most salient failure.