Latest from David Ignatius
  • Opinion

Biden should make his success abroad a platform for progress at home

An outside-in strategy would use Biden’s new strength on the international stage to challenge Republicans.
  • Jun 17, 2021
  • Opinion

How Nancy Pelosi plans to address growing inequality

Nancy Pelosi wants Congress to study fundamental issues of income inequality in America. Will Republicans join?
  • Jun 15, 2021
  • Opinion

دسيسة البلاط الأردني من الداخل و”صفقة القرن” المحبَطة

بالتأمل فيما قد حصل، فإنّ هذه مكيدة اختبأت على مرأى من الجميع
  • Jun 12, 2021
  • Opinion

Inside the palace intrigue in Jordan and a thwarted ‘deal of the century’

In retrospect, this was a plot hiding in plain sight.
  • Jun 11, 2021
  • Opinion

Biden’s anti-corruption plan appears to have some teeth. Here’s hoping they bite.

Other presidents have tried to limit international corruption. Now it's President Biden's turn.
  • Jun 3, 2021
  • Opinion

What the U.S. should learn from Israel’s odd-couple proposed government

A former settler leader and a secular supporter of the two-state solution joined forces in Israel for the good of their country. U.S. politicians should take heed.
  • Jun 1, 2021
  • Opinion

In warfare, the future is now

Artificial intelligence and drones are transforming the battlefield into something that looks more like a video game than hand-to-hand combat. It could save lives — but also increase the risk of combat.
  • May 27, 2021
  • Opinion

Belarus’s dictator isn’t winning. He’s desperate.

The forced landing of a Ryanair flight in Belarus and the arrest of a dissident journalist shows that Lukashenko knows he's losing.
  • May 25, 2021
  • Opinion

Biden learned from his predecessors’ mistakes in the Middle East — and probably saved lives

The gift of hindsight was crucial to the president's brokering of a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas.
  • May 21, 2021
  • Opinion

MBS’s lawsuit against a Saudi spy threatens to spill secrets. The U.S. is considering whether to intervene.

The Biden administration, concerned about whether national security secrets could be spilled in a courtroom, may wade into a bitter dispute between a former Saudi intelligence official and the kingdom's crown prince.
  • May 20, 2021