Latest from David Ignatius
  • Opinion

The vicious cycle gets worse for the Israelis and Palestinians

This newest outbreak of violence comes at a dangerous moment of impotent leadership and diplomatic dead ends.
  • May 13, 2021
  • Opinion

Middle East countries are learning to ‘build back better’

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Iraq and other nations seem to have learned the limits of military power.
  • May 11, 2021
  • Opinion

The wizards of Armageddon may be back

China’s accelerating nuclear program vexes American analysts.
  • May 6, 2021
  • Opinion

Russia’s plot to control the Internet is no longer a secret

Valdimir Putin is seeking to install Russia's candidate at the head of a U.N. Internet governance board
  • May 4, 2021
  • Opinion

Biden’s American Families Plan could rewrite American politics

Biden’s speech to Congress proposed an ambitious new formula for sharing America’s abundance.
  • Apr 29, 2021
  • Opinion

Biden’s first 100 days in foreign policy have been about undoing. Here’s what comes next.

After Trump’s wrecking ball, it’s time to demonstrate U.S. leadership.
  • Apr 27, 2021
  • Opinion

Biden will be the first U.S. president to recognize the Armenian genocide. That’s huge.

The work of the late Vartan Gregorian and other humanitarians will continue.
  • Apr 22, 2021
  • Opinion

How Kash Patel rose from obscure Hill staffer to key operative in Trump’s battle with the intelligence community

While other Trump staffers became near-household names, Kashyap P. “Kash” Patel flew largely beneath the radar during the Trump administration.
  • Apr 16, 2021
  • Opinion

Biden’s approach to North Korea is the opposite of ‘fire and fury’

The Biden administration is starting with low-key diplomacy.
  • Apr 15, 2021
  • Opinion

History will cast a shadow over Biden’s decision to withdraw from Afghanistan

Biden must pray that the troops he is bringing home will never have to go back.
  • Apr 13, 2021