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The US and Yemen: stopping Iran or appeasing Saudi Arabia?

April 24, 2019 4:07 pm

The ‘America First’ president is putting Saudi interests first

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Who remembers the Armenians?

April 24, 2019 1:44 pm

Why does the US assist in Turkey’s denial of genocide?

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Let Trump speak!

April 24, 2019 1:13 pm

Addressing the House of Commons is indeed an ‘earned honor’...one the American president deserves

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The folly of war with Iran

April 23, 2019 10:55 am

Conflict with the Middle Eastern nation may be a neocon dream, but it’s not what Trump was elected to execute

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Islamic terror and the Left’s pretzeled language

April 23, 2019 10:22 am

Why not call the Sri Lanka attacks what they are?

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It’s not anti-Irish to criticize Leo Varadkar

April 18, 2019 10:31 am

Dublin’s dishonest approach to Brexit is seriously damaging Anglo-Irish relations

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The shame of Notre-Dame

April 16, 2019 10:02 am

Perhaps the blaze in Paris was the wake-up call that France needed

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Notre-Dame’s loss is too much to bear

April 16, 2019 3:09 am

Ages are judged on what they leave behind

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We should be watching Chinese meddling, not Russian

April 16, 2019 2:53 am

China is creating a new world order

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Libya’s crisis exposes the deep divide at the heart of the EU

April 15, 2019 12:14 pm

The North African nation is a collective of individual militias chocked to the brim with weapons and refugees

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Emmanuel Macron has united his country – against him

April 11, 2019 4:58 pm

If you thought British politics was bad, spare a thought for France

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A Tory nightmare? Theresa May is granted Brexit delay to Halloween

April 11, 2019 10:21 am

The six-month extension is slightly shorter than had been expected ahead of the summit

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Roger Scruton on Soros and Hungary

April 10, 2019 10:15 pm

It is clear from his consistent pattern of statements that Scruton is not anti-Semitic towards George Soros

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US military ‘on the balls of our feet’ for Venezuela, says four-star admiral

April 10, 2019 7:23 pm

Adm. Craig Faller compared the situation to the chaos in Syria under Bashar al-Assad

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Roger Scruton’s sacking exposes the British government’s cowardice

April 10, 2019 3:31 pm

The New Statesman’s editors offer a masterclass in journalistic dishonesty

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Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn have been undone by Brexit

April 10, 2019 11:12 am

No country can survive without leaders who will, if only on occasion, level with their electorates

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After yet another election win, what’s next for Benjamin Netanyahu?

April 10, 2019 3:20 am

The real challenges to his administration will come not from the US, but from within

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What are Netanyahu’s chances in the Israeli elections?

April 9, 2019 9:37 am

Today Israelis will measure Bibi’s sins against his success at the helm

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Trump is right to brand the IRGC terrorists

April 8, 2019 3:50 pm

Only by recognizing the obvious can the US formulate policies that have a chance of succeeding

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Trump’s IRGC designation could be a pretext for war

April 8, 2019 2:55 pm

Stretching America’s AUMF could be next, if need be

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How Brexit could lead to Frexit

April 8, 2019 2:14 pm

France arguably has a stronger history of Euroskepticism than the UK

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Donald Trump has been captured by the neocons

April 8, 2019 12:27 pm

Bolton and Pompeo are thirsting for a new crusade to vanquish the mullahs in Tehran

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The meaning of Steven Seagal

April 5, 2019 12:31 pm

Vladimir Putin understands how most culture is lowbrow and inauthentic

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If there’s no deal, there’s no Brexit

April 4, 2019 2:19 pm

When it comes to the next election, the question won’t be which party takes a hit — but which comes off worse