Jim Hoagland
Jim Hoagland
PostOpinions Contributor

Jim Hoagland is a periodic contributor to PostOpinions, writing columns on foreign policy. Hoagland joined The Post in 1966 as a metropolitan reporter. He did stints as The Post’s Africa correspondent in Nairobi and Middle East correspondent in Beirut before becoming The Post’s foreign editor in 1979 and then launching an opinion column in 1986. He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1971 for International Reporting and in 1991 for Commentary.

Latest by Jim Hoagland

Vladi­mir Putin, failed spy

Vladi­mir Putin, failed spy

The Russian president’s KGB career shows why his country is paying such a high price for his actions in Ukraine.

A challenge in the south for NATO

A challenge in the south for NATO

The U.S. must support its allies as they confront a traumatic redefining of security challenges.

France’s tough task in reacting to the horrific Charlie Hebdo attack

France’s tough task in reacting to the horrific Charlie Hebdo attack

It will require great care and skill to prevent the Charlie Hebdo attack from becoming a point of division.

‘We have to be vigilant every day’

‘We have to be vigilant every day’

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls discusses his country’s approach to Islamist extremism.