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kim darroch

Kim Darroch did nothing wrong

July 10, 2019 2:18 pm

Why won’t Brexiteers stand up to Donald Trump?

treason

In defense of treason

July 9, 2019 10:02 am

If we really care for the fate of the people who compose our nations, our motto should be: America last, China last, Russia last

acolytes

The shame of Donald Trump’s British acolytes

July 9, 2019 9:20 am

When Trump barks, Farage jumps

hong kong

What’s really going on in Hong Kong?

July 5, 2019 1:20 pm

The reality is more than just an extradition treaty

surveillance technology

China’s surveillance technology is terrifying

July 4, 2019 11:58 am

Everything we do and say can now be monitored and stored for future reference

boris johnson

A new tune: Boris Johnson on his plan to unite Britain

July 4, 2019 11:15 am

The Tory leadership hopeful talks Brexit, preparing for no deal now and how to beat Jeremy Corbyn

london independence day

The joys of Independence Day in London

July 4, 2019 10:41 am

The deep currents of enlightened self-interest have for more than two centuries brought the US and UK together

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Trump’s bad Huawei deal with Xi

July 2, 2019 9:54 am

The Chinese tech giant is a threat to America's security — and the world's

jared kushner

What Jared Kushner doesn’t get

June 29, 2019 4:38 pm

Israel doesn’t want peace with the Palestinians

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The baffling oratory of Jared Kushner

June 28, 2019 1:27 pm

Safe to say his speech in Bahrain will not solve Israel-Palestine

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What is the New York Times’s problem with Brexit Britain?

June 28, 2019 3:11 am

Apparently, ‘a fanatical sect has hijacked British politics’

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Trump vs Xi: the new Cold War is hotting up

June 27, 2019 3:18 pm

But America’s new strategy towards China could actually work

boko haram

Revealed: Boko Haram’s child army

June 27, 2019 11:55 am

Kids begging on the streets provide a potentially limitless recruitment pool

belt and road initiative

China’s Belt and Road Initiative is neo-Imperialism

June 27, 2019 11:45 am

Beijing uses the ‘Imperial Excuse’ for expansion

iran sanctions

Pompeo summons up fresh Iran sanctions from the Gulf

June 24, 2019 1:04 pm

The secretary of state’s hasty trip to Riyadh and Abu Dhabi means another escalation in tensions between the Trump administration and Iran

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Trump is trapped in an Iran cul-de-sac

June 24, 2019 11:23 am

Far from undermining the regime, the president has strengthened and emboldened it

trump heights

Fake estate – the truth about Trump Heights

June 24, 2019 9:32 am

It’s a Potemkin project

bad wars

After 30 years of bad wars, who thinks one with Iran will be good?

June 24, 2019 5:04 am

Trump, Bolton, and the pathological cycle of failed conflicts

kenneth starr

Kenneth Starr’s new group makes Saudi Arabia and UAE uncomfortable

June 22, 2019 11:31 am

The former independent counsel is zeroing in on a Saudi cabinet minister

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Trump’s Iran gamble

June 21, 2019 2:20 pm

Will the first consequence of a US attack on Iran be war between Israel and Lebanon?

Donald Trump war

Trump fears the reality of war

June 21, 2019 5:57 am

On Iran, the accidental president is accidentally presidential

boris derangement syndrome

Are you suffering from Boris Derangement Syndrome?

June 20, 2019 3:49 pm

Like Trump, he is driving his enemies mad

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Iran calls Trump’s bluff

June 20, 2019 3:20 pm

Trump would be utterly at sea in trying to preside over a war in the Persian Gulf

beatles isis

Put the Beatles on trial

June 19, 2019 3:33 pm

In Baghdad, justice is dispensed in 10 minutes flat. The sentence handed down for Isis membership…death by hanging

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Modi and Netanyahu are Asia’s odd couple

June 19, 2019 11:44 am

The forgotten ironies of the India-Israel alliance