Russia

The devastating impact of Russia Derangement Syndrome

November 14, 2019 12:01 am

The more curious aspect of Russia paranoia is that it ends up achieving precisely what Putin wants

kurds

Pax Russica: as Trump abandons Syria’s Kurds, Russia is ready to expand its empire

October 17, 2019 2:39 pm

The president has always said he wants to get America out of foreign wars. But is he playing into Putin’s hands?

china 2020

Will China meddle in the 2020 election?

October 8, 2019 4:29 pm

It isn’t going to be Vladimir Putin who swings the 2020 election. It might be Xi Jinping

kiev ukraine aid

Wait, what aid are we actually sending to Ukraine?

October 4, 2019 3:42 pm

‘Aid’ is a strangely euphemistic term to describe high-powered anti-tank missiles, grenade launchers, and sniper rifles

denmark greenland

Denmark should sell Greenland to the US

August 23, 2019 9:20 am

I would much rather entrust the security of my family to the capable force of the American military than to a rag-tag bunch of smug Danish liberals

mueller

What to ask Mueller

July 19, 2019 6:47 am

The special counsel, like Garbo, just wants to be left alone. But his report leaves some very important questions unanswered

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

trump-russia hoax

Let’s call the Russian collusion ‘hoax’ what it really is

May 27, 2019 10:39 am

The term ‘hoax’ is wholly inadequate to describe the enormity of the political scandal that was perpetrated against Donald Trump

maria butina

Maria Butina: jailed for the crime of being Russian

May 22, 2019 9:32 am

She’s a political prisoner, caught up in the mess of the Mueller probe

iran

Russia and China are watching Iran, and waiting

May 20, 2019 12:07 pm

America’s rivals are exploiting Trump’s split with Europe

mike pompeo putin sochi

Mr Pompeo goes to Sochi

May 15, 2019 3:51 pm

US-Russia diplomatic efforts always start pushing in the same direction, then something goes wrong

us-russia

The great folly of US-Russia misunderstandings

May 6, 2019 7:33 am

Washington and Moscow should be careful what they wish for

chinese meddling

We should be watching Chinese meddling, not Russian

April 16, 2019 2:53 am

China is creating a new world order

venezuela US Navy Admiral Craig S. Faller

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

steven seagal

The meaning of Steven Seagal

April 5, 2019 12:31 pm

Vladimir Putin understands how most culture is lowbrow and inauthentic

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

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

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

golan heights coalition

Trump’s Golan Heights stance is a big gift for Netanyahu – but the real beneficiary is Putin

March 22, 2019 11:53 am

What chance does Ukraine have of getting Crimea back if this is the precedent?

nuke fest

How I learned to start worrying and fear the bomb

March 19, 2019 12:30 pm

Tensions between Russia and the US were on open display at ‘#NUKEFEST’

paul manafort

The fall of Paul John Manafort Jr.

March 13, 2019 3:50 pm

Last week the former Trump campaign manager caught a break. Now his luck has run out

louise mensch delay brexit

It’s time to delay Brexit

February 22, 2019 6:52 pm

I’m a Leave voter – and I want to press pause

john bolton kompromat

Could Russia have kompromat on John Bolton?

February 20, 2019 10:12 am

A former spy addresses ancient, unconfirmed claims that the National Security Adviser visited a sex club in the 1980s

kamala harris russia

Trust me I’m a Russia hawk – the Democrats are going too far

February 11, 2019 4:46 pm

Kamala Harris’s Russiagate theory is pure conjecture

christopher wylie

Christopher Wylie is a hypocrite

February 3, 2019 2:02 pm

His new job at H&M is hypocrisy on steroids