Regions / Russia
It’s not Washington and Lincoln Trump imagines himself in the footsteps of — it’s Xi and Putin.
Why is Trump unraveling treaties on nuclear arms? It's not just greed -- some people want to use them.
Future combat, even if broadly directed from Washington, may be only vaguely “American.”
Countries are using the coronavirus crisis to lift environmental regulations, even as COVID-19 leaves populations more vulnerable to health impacts from fires.
In the very near future, countries are going to have to choose whether they make guns or vaccines.
Rather than promote a new Cold War, now is the time to definitively end the last one.
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?