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The Russian leader may have an ally in Trump, but others in the U.S. and Europe aren’t as likely to buy into the their ‘important verbal agreements.’

  • Jul 20, 2018

His motivation is opaque — perhaps special counsel Robert S. Mueller will eventually provide an explanation.

  • Jul 8, 2018

Nukes matter. So do human rights.

  • Jun 10, 2018

He does not appear to be ready for serious negotiation.

  • May 27, 2018

In local elections, which are harder to rig, the opposition is rising.

  • May 13, 2018

The White House’s unpredictability has something to do with it.

  • Apr 29, 2018

In multiple miserable corners of the world, where U.S. envoys and aid would normally be, there is a void.

  • Apr 15, 2018

The president has set up two big, high-risk decision points for May: on Iran and on North Korea.

  • Apr 1, 2018

It’s not that options to seriously punish Russia don’t exist. It’s that divided Western governments have been unable to agree on them.

  • Mar 18, 2018

The Caucasus nation of Georgia reaffirms the democratic system.

  • Oct 2, 2012
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