As weak governance structures have buckled, extremist groups have become more powerful.
The Democratic favorite must move to define herself and her policy views.
Director John Brennan’s plan for organizational changes might actually add layers of bureaucracy.
President Obama must navigate a way forward with other Middle East players and Congress in mind.
The nuclear framework with Iran still lacks that final handshake.
An agreement on Iran’s nuclear program is important, but the process of engagement is significant, too.
Japan’s prime minister has worthy goals but he isn’t strong on results yet.
The complete transcript of the Post columnist’s conversation with Japan’s leader.
The Tikrit campaign appears to be the first significant overreach in Iraq by the Iranians.
How the alliance should respond to the threat to Ukraine from Putin’s Russia is unclear.