The Netherlands’ outer provinces aren’t destitute, but they do feel left behind compared to the center.
Igor Dodon pretends to be at odds with Moldova’s pro-European leaders, but they are allies where it really matters.
Nigeria couldn’t allow Yahya Jammeh to cling to power in the Gambia and used ECOWAS to push him out.
Encouraging the continent that produced two world wars to fashion swords from plowshares is a terrible idea.
An accord with Moscow could end liberal democracy in Eastern Europe as well as America’s values-based foreign policy.
2016 was a good year for authoritarians and delivered blow after blow to liberal democracy.
In Amazon’s The Man in the High Castle, Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan have carved up the world between them.
Geopolitics shape events, not the other way around. The assassination does not upset Russo-Turkish relations.
Donald Trump’s pact doesn’t make sense: Neither Bashar Assad nor Russia is interested in defeating the Islamists.
If Donald Trump pushes China too far on Taiwan, its leaders may feel they have no choice but to respond.
Not until the end of the Cold War did Germany accept the loss of East Prussia, Eastern Pomerania and Silesia.
Franklin Roosevelt’s speechwriter saw unity as a way to keep the English-speaking world free of totalitarianism.