Regions / Russia
After another failed escalation in Syria, the Turkish president is increasingly isolated abroad and under scrutiny at home.
Whether it’s Russian hackers, deadly viruses, or unscrupulous investors, the Trump administration has made it much easier for some foreign agents to destabilize the United States.
Alarmingly, the Trump administration is shredding arms control agreements and deploying “more usable” nuclear weapons.
Since the Cold War, the U.S. and Russia have experienced unexpected reversals in fortune. Are we next in line for post-imperial decline?
Despite the dashed hopes of the early 2010s, social movements are still winning important fights — and building a framework for human survival.
Donald Trump wants to be king of the geopolitical jungle.
When it comes to Ukraine, Trump has been manipulated as deftly as a mindless marionette. It’s going to cost him.
As Saudi Arabia slowly backpedals, we could see an end to the Yemen war, an easing of Iran’s isolation, and a reduced role for the U.S.
A new study shows just how bad a nuclear war could get. We need a plan to eliminate this risk permanently.
The new secretary of defense, a former Raytheon lobbyist, won’t even pledge not to go back through the revolving door.