World

The tragedy of the neocons

July 20, 2018 11:44 am

It’s the cognitive dissonance, stupid!

Kyoto is all that is left of Japan – more’s the pity

July 19, 2018 12:35 pm

Alex Kerrs book isnt as much an introduction to Kyoto as it is an initiation.

Assad is back for good in Syria – and with Trump’s blessing

July 19, 2018 8:33 am

Amid the confusion and the almost deafening cries of treachery and collusion over Donald Trump’s relations with Russia, few noticed…

Steve Bannon: ‘We have to end the Cold War with Russia’

July 18, 2018 6:38 pm

The former White House strategist thinks China poses a much greater threat.

Why did Trump choose to parrot Putin on Montenegro?

July 18, 2018 6:33 pm

The tiny Balkan country of scarcely more than 600,000 people is known mostly for its sunny Adriatic beaches - so why is Trump portraying it as a threat?

Two out of three ain’t bad: Jetlagged Trump’s European roadshow, reviewed

July 18, 2018 5:44 pm

Is the likeliest explanation of Trump’s U-turn really that he’s a Russian agent?

Boris Johnson’s resignation speech: ‘It is not too late to save Brexit’

July 18, 2018 10:44 am

Thank you Mr Speaker for granting me the opportunity to pay tribute to the men and women of the Foreign…

Trump’s fawning performance in Helsinki has only lent credence to the worst theories about him

July 18, 2018 3:04 am

The legacy of his presidency may be to fortify suspicions of Moscow and his chum Putin.

Why does Teen Vogue applaud when Ash Sarkar says she’s ‘literally a communist’?

July 17, 2018 3:05 pm

It’s astounding to ignore the millions of wasted lives, from the wastelands of Siberia to the blackened piles of human skulls in Cambodia.

Donald Trump’s fight is against globalisation and the left – not Vladimir Putin

July 17, 2018 10:37 am

History somehow isn’t moving toward its predetermined end, and this has driven Western liberals completely mad. The theatrical overreaction to…

After flirting with Putin, is Trump putting ‘America first’?

July 16, 2018 8:09 pm

The Helsinki summit, which was intended to smooth relations with Moscow, is having the reverse effect.

Britain will miss the Special Relationship when it’s gone

July 14, 2018 10:06 pm

Europeanists have never understood the Anglosphere

A capital afternoon at London’s Trump protest

July 14, 2018 9:17 am

Usually it starts at McDonald’s. When protestors gather in central London they like to vandalise the burger chain’s Whitehall branch…

What’s the purpose of Trump’s forthcoming meeting with Vladimir Putin?

July 13, 2018 4:44 pm

A diligent press corps is trying to force him to say what he will do or say when he meets his Russian chum. But Trump himself may not really know.

Donald Trump’s press conference was a comic masterpiece

July 13, 2018 4:25 pm

The Commander-in-Chief reduces world politics to an amazing farce, and it’s hard not to kind of love for him for it.

Donald Trump wants to deal with a self-governing Britain post-Brexit — is that such a bad thing?

July 13, 2018 2:39 pm

His fiery interview with The Sun makes clear he is not on board with Theresa May’s flaccid plans.

Donald Trump is coming to Blenheim – and the protesters are ready

July 12, 2018 4:36 pm

Oxfordshire readies itself for a showdown with the 45th President.

Donald Trump is wrong about Germany being a ‘captive’ of Russia

July 12, 2018 3:24 pm

“What good is Nato if Germany is paying Russia billions of dollars for gas and energy?” tweeted Donald Trump on…

The masochistic perversity of the Special Relationship

July 12, 2018 8:25 am

London The American president is coming! All over Britain, people are putting up the bunting, cutting the crusts off the…

Why Spain could be the European populists’ next battleground

July 11, 2018 2:30 pm

In time, Madrid may confront the same anti-migrant, anti-establishment, and populist sentiment that nearly toppled Angela Merkel from the Chancellery.  

Jacob Rees-Mogg: What I’d do as UK Home Secretary

July 10, 2018 3:50 pm

‘It’s mad to have an immigration system that doesn’t allow people in who you actually need, and does allow people in who you don’t need.’

Do svidánija, NATO

July 9, 2018 6:16 pm

Until now, not one of our NATO allies believed the American President actively sought favour and approval from the leader of totalitarian Russia.

Donald Trump can teach Theresa May how to listen

July 9, 2018 5:11 pm

The British Prime Minister could use a lesson in reconnecting with her base.

The British government is in crisis, again. Enter Trump, stage right, again

July 9, 2018 5:00 pm

The president knows leverage when he sees it, and he’ll have masses over Theresa May this week.