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Benjamin Netanyahu election win

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

israeli elections

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

irgc

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

mike pompeo irgc designation

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

frexit

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

steven seagal

The meaning of Steven Seagal

April 5, 2019 12:31 pm

Vladimir Putin understands how most culture is lowbrow and inauthentic

no brexit

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

french colonial

Ireland’s strange decision to become a French colonial outpost

April 4, 2019 2:08 pm

Only a cynic would suggest this is a calculated two fingers to Brexit Britain

matteo salvini

Matteo Salvini: the man reinventing populist politics

April 4, 2019 1:48 pm

The Italian interior minister’s methods are daring – and wildly popular

nato

Nato needs to act before it becomes obsolete

April 4, 2019 11:41 am

Great power competition is more likely to occur in East Asia than in Europe

middle east

Could Donald Trump unexpectedly triumph in his bid for peace in the Middle East?

April 4, 2019 2:50 am

Even if Netanyahu fails to win the election, Trump’s plan can still be implemented by a Gantz government

mar-a-lago chinese spy

Mar-a-Lago is the dream soft target for Chinese spies

April 3, 2019 8:23 pm

Another espionage scandal hits Trump’s ‘southern White House’

theresa may pressure

Monday’s vote takes some of the pressure off Theresa May

April 2, 2019 11:16 am

No Brexit option earned a majority

theresa may brexit delay

May’s third loss means the UK is heading for a lengthy Brexit delay

March 29, 2019 12:06 pm

Is the UK destined for a general election?

nigel farage

Nigel Farage: Pints, pretty girls and the March to Leave

March 28, 2019 1:45 pm

A week in the life of the former Ukip leader

remain

Imagine the uproar if Remain had won, but MPs then made Britain leave

March 28, 2019 1:32 pm

Throughout this three-year circus, a favorite Europhilic weapon of choice has been sheer bafflement

brexit voters

Isn’t it time we forgave Brexit voters?

March 28, 2019 1:18 pm

Let’s Remain in the reassuringly authoritarian arms of the EU forever and ever

troops venezuela

The real Russiagate: why are the press ignoring Putin’s troops in Venezuela?

March 28, 2019 11:27 am

Yet again, the US media sidesteps important foreign policy coverage

ukraine volodymyr Zelensky

In Ukraine’s presidential elections, life is imitating Netflix

March 28, 2019 9:34 am

Can Volodymyr Zelensky go from comedy star to the leader of Ukraine?

theresa may

Theresa May plays her final card: if her deal passes, she’ll go

March 27, 2019 2:56 pm

Her deal had no chance of passing without her offer to stand down

trump-russia hoax

How did the media get the Trump-Russia story so wrong?

March 27, 2019 11:53 am

For some in Washington, Mueller was a cross between Superman and Santa Claus

prince charles

Prince Charles’s trip to Cuba is a big mistake

March 26, 2019 12:20 pm

The royal trip may be historic, but no matter how you spin it, commercially, it is a complete waste of time

may’s plan

What is Theresa May’s plan? Don’t ask her ministers…

March 25, 2019 10:31 am

‘Reading tea leaves would be easier’

lebanonization

The Lebanonization of America

March 24, 2019 1:27 pm

The left’s ambitious identity politics agenda could make the United States a lot more like Lebanon