Neither Russia nor the West is prepared to escalate or seek a diplomatic way out of the present impasse.
Most Labour members think they lost the election because their party wasn’t far to the left enough.
Greek lawmakers approve measures demanded in return for financial aid but many leftwingers rebel.
Americans should stop comparing European integration with their own process of nationbuilding.
The Wisconsin governor calls himself a fighter but is afraid to say anything that might unnerve the right of his party.
The commission would have to overlook Italy’s budget transgressions, once again, if it cuts €35 billion in taxes.
Sweden fears deeper integration in the eurozone could see other countries reduced to “second-class members.”
The Republican governor of Ohio is a serious presidential candidate. But he’s virtually unknown outside his home state.
There are Republicans who are committed to winning elections again. There might not be enough.
Bernd Lucke splits the German Euroskeptic movement, potentially to the benefit of the ruling conservatives.
The British prime minister says he wants to do more to support American efforts against the Islamic State.
Saudi Arabia’s nominal goal of restoring the Yemeni president is belied by its support for Sunni Islamists.