Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is showing traits which Iraq’s Saddam Hussein had previously put on display.
There are signs of the beginning of a reset in German relations with Russia. But serious impediments to a pragmatic relationship remain.
Russia is indeed at war with the Western alliance, one that it has unilaterally unleashed.
Contagion from the Turkish crisis to other emerging markets is not widespread.
What the Erdogan government must do if it wants to avoid a “cold Turkey” economic shock.
A deep Turkish recession could lead to more migrants leaving Turkey for the EU. Currently more than three million Syrian refugees are living in Turkey.
Additional designations of Erdogan’s cronies would hurt the Turkish strongman’s warchest.
China’s refusal to cut back on Iranian oil purchases opens up another frontline with the U.S.
Trump rendering the Iran deal null and void will irreparably undermine America’s global, moral and political leadership.
We must accept that North Korea is a nuclear power and rely on nuclear deterrence while normalizing relations in the process.