As much as the current German government would wish otherwise, the North Stream 2 pipeline controversy continues to threaten European unity as well as transatlantic solidarity.
Faced with the Biden administration, Germany must finally come to terms with its geostrategic obligations and commitments.
The German government and the EU have very compelling legal defenses against any claims for damages because of stopping the North Stream 2 gas pipeline project.
The UAE’s recognition of Israel puts Saudi Arabia more than any other Gulf state in the hot seat.
In absolute terms, all states or groups of states around the globe are going to emerge weakened from the 2020 coronavirus crisis.
Israel will have to walk a fine line between accommodating the U.S. and maintaining freedom of relations with China.
There are big questions about the viability of the EU in the era of IT dominating technological innovation as well as in an era dominated once again by geopolitics.
A collection of charts, graphs and maps exploring Iran — its people, economy and its military.
The convergence of Russian-Turkish interests is likely only of a temporary nature.