Latest from David Ignatius
  • Opinion

Antony Blinken offers a window on how Biden’s foreign policy decisions will be made

You don’t sense a “doctrine” so much as a pragmatic mind-set.
  • Apr 8, 2021
  • Opinion

The biggest potential danger to Jordan’s King Abdullah II is himself

The king must resist succumbing to social media paranoia.
  • Apr 6, 2021
  • Opinion

How Russia’s military activity near Ukraine is poised to test the Biden administration

The Ukraine border tension comes as Vladimir Putin faces his most substantial domestic criticism in several years.
  • Apr 1, 2021
  • Opinion

How Russia and China are attempting to rewrite cyberworld order

The nations that have subverted the Internet most aggressively now want to police it.
  • Mar 30, 2021
  • Opinion

With Armenian captives at issue, conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh continues to rankle

U.S. officials have advocated for the release of 52 Armenians still held by Azerbaijan.
  • Mar 29, 2021
  • Opinion

Biden faces the world’s most dangerous problems in North Korea and Taiwan

Even as he focuses on domestic priorities, the president is looking for ways to project strength to potential adversaries, especially China.
  • Mar 25, 2021
  • Opinion

China is convinced America is in decline. Biden has a chance to change that.

China believes it has the upper hand because of the United States’ internal divisions.
  • Mar 22, 2021
  • Opinion

Russia’s disinformation campaign will keep rolling, as long as Republicans are gullible enough

Republican talking points are a rehash of Russian propaganda.
  • Mar 18, 2021
  • Opinion

The post-pandemic economy will boom — but not for all

The post-pandemic economy will be harsher and more unequal without action.
  • Mar 16, 2021
  • Opinion

The Biden administration is willing to take a calculated risk to end our longest war

Biden wants out, but Trump’s attempt at a hasty withdrawal has made it harder.
  • Mar 11, 2021