The U.S. has demonstrated its willingness to assist the Philippines. However, Duterte wants to have assistance from Washington only when it suits him.
Turkey and Russia: Although both nations are coexisting with a strained peace, the historic hostility between the two will once again come to the fore.
Referring to the recent coronavirus outbreak as a Black Swan event may be a bit premature. Admittedly, it may indeed turn out to be a Black Swan; however, the political or economic impact of the virus is not yet measurable.
The word assassination often evokes threats or attempts on the life of a head of state. But in the contemporary era, Russia is playing a different deadly game.
"General Soleimani was actively developing plans to attack American diplomats and service members in Iraq and throughout the region."
A long-simmering issue in Canada's western provinces has gained some notoriety beyond Canada's borders, and it now has a catchy name, Wexit Alberta.
It's time to provide the U.S. intelligence community with the counterintelligence tools, resources, and leadership to adequately meet the threat of Chinese spying.
Turkey is already lashing out at the EU for criticisms of its nascent Syria offensive and has threatened to turn its 3.6 million Syrian refugees loose on Europe.
Nuclear Test: Forty years ago this week, a U.S. satellite named Vela 6911 recorded a “double flash” in the South Atlantic near South Africa.