Recent history reveals the need for the adherence of all nations to a new international security framework.
How Vladimir Putin’s actions in Ukraine are altering many previously long-held assumptions. Being criminal – and monstrous — is what Russia’s presumed “greatness” has been reduced to.
Turkey’s strongman leader has expressed support for the besieged country. He has also joined Putin’s assault on the Western media.
Even if Russia were to still “win” the war, it will lose the peace. Regime change in Russia is not on the official agenda of the Western Alliance, but it seems a likely result.
Vladimir Putin is a murderous despot: Why the West’s response to Russia’s brutal invasion of Ukraine matters. And why we must deal firmly with his European enablers.
What should the West do? Ukraine’s tough cards fighting Putin, why Russian mothers worry and the proper lessons from German history.
In the Middle East and North Africa, the transition toward equitable economic development and transparent and accountable rule of law will take a very long time.
“Never again,” adopted in the wake of the Second World War, has become nothing but an empty slogan in South Sudan, Syria, Libya and Yemen.
A museum director’s reflections on vexing global issues such as identity, tolerance, conflict and war.