In a meeting with The Post, Poland’s defense minister calls for a ‘re-pivot’ toward Europe
A battle for democracy is raging in Hong Kong.
Despite the tugs of history and ethnicity, Ukraine and Crimea managed to get along pretty well for more than 22 years.
Coveted region wants freedom from newly free Ukraine.
It?s not too late to rethink U.S. leadership abroad.
Today his misadventure in Crimea looks a mess, but in six months will it be back to business as usual?
What change does Obama believe in?
Can the secretary of state bring President Obama around to a more activist policy?
China-Japan tensions could buffet the U.S.
A shift in his Afghanistan policy signaled a foreign policy transformation.
Obama watches people die and does nothing.
Five Chinese daughters testify to the human rights abuse their dads face.
Is the disaster in Syria this president?s Rwanda?
China tries to control U.S. academics, journalists.
As China’s leaders crack down on dissent with increasing ferocity, a lawyer who was once part of the establishment has to fear for his freedom.
The deep-seated concern about the next stages of growth.
A sharp change in his stance on human rights.
Why can?t government govern?
Japan’s former Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda should be an example for President Obama and his Republican opponents.
When will change on gun policy happen?
Fred Hiatt is the editorial page editor of The Post. He writes editorials for the newspaper and a biweekly column that appears on Mondays. He also contributes to the PostPartisan blog. Hiatt has been with The Post since 1981. Earlier, he worked as a reporter for the Atlanta Journal and the Washington Star. At The Post, he covered government, politics, development and other issues in Fairfax County and statewide in Virginia, and later military and national security affairs on the newspaper’s national staff. From 1987 to 1990, he and his wife were co-bureau chiefs of The Post’s Tokyo bureau, and from 1991 to 1995 they served as correspondents and co-bureau chiefs in Moscow. He joined the editorial board in 1996 and became editorial page editor in 2000. He is the author of “The Secret Sun: A Novel of Japan,” which was published in 1992, as well as two books for children, “If I Were Queen of the World” (1997) and “Baby Talk” (1999). He also wrote “Nine Days” (2013), a novel for young adults.