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Foreign Affairs

July 22, 2021 5:30 am

Biden Caves, Gives Putin Another Pipeline to Europe

Secretary of State Blinken had promised “to do whatever we can” to stop the completion of Nord Stream 2.
David J. Kramer and Benjamin Parker
July 16, 2021 5:30 am

Even Before Modi, India Was No Bastion of Free Expression

The world’s biggest democracy has a long history of curtailing speech
Anik Joshi
July 16, 2021 5:30 am

Who Lost Afghanistan?

In a word, politicians.
Shay Khatiri
July 14, 2021 5:00 am

As Cubans March for Freedom, Democrats Are Split

The courageous demonstrations for liberty and against the communist regime in Cuba have exposed some rifts in the Democratic Party.
Elliott Abrams
July 13, 2021 5:30 am

Right-Wing Violence Threatens Georgian Democracy

Bloody anti-LGBTQ riots have claimed at least one life in the struggling Caucasian country.
Besiki Kutateladze and David J. Kramer
July 9, 2021 5:30 am

Here Comes the Taliban

The White House anticipates an “uptick” in violence in Afghanistan as the U.S. withdraws—but rule of the country is at stake.
Brian Karem
July 1, 2021 5:30 am

Joe Biden’s Trumpian Russia Policy

Six months into his presidency, Biden has yet to show he understands the Russian threat better than his predecessors.
Kristofer Harrison
June 30, 2021 5:30 am

Biden Is Right to Stay Out of Hungary’s Culture War

The White House should deny Viktor Orbán the fight he clearly craves.
Dalibor Rohac
June 30, 2021 5:30 am

Joe Biden: Iran Hawk?

Half a year into his presidency, he has ordered more strikes on Iran’s forces than Trump, Obama, W. Bush, Clinton, and H.W. Bush combined.
Shay Khatiri
June 24, 2021 5:30 am

What Happens When Putin and Khamenei Die?

The U.S. should prepare now for the crises that will inevitably follow the deaths of hostile dictators.
Shay Khatiri