December 19, 2018, 10:27

World
  • Russia Has Become an Unusual Broker in Golan Heights 2.0

    A Syrian fighter jet was shot down Tuesday afternoon by the Israeli Air Force, which claimed the plane ha ...

    A Syrian fighter jet was shot down Tuesday afternoon by the Israeli Air Force, which claimed the plane had penetrated Israel’s airspace near the Golan Heights. Syrian officials say the jet crashed in ...

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  • What Everyone Seemed to Ignore in Helsinki

    Sifting through the cacophony of commentary from the Trump-Putin meeting in Helsinki, here are four key p ...

    Sifting through the cacophony of commentary from the Trump-Putin meeting in Helsinki, here are four key points missed, ignored or glossed over by the Washington establishment and mainstream news cover ...

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  • Time to Talk to the Taliban

    Reports have surfaced recently that the White House is instructing its senior diplomats to begin seeking ...

    Reports have surfaced recently that the White House is instructing its senior diplomats to begin seeking “direct talks with the Taliban.” It’s a measure that would have been unthinkable at ...

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  • Europe Might Save the Iran Deal Yet

    Iranian hardliners have always been pessimistic about the West, arguing that the governments there have ...

    Iranian hardliners have always been pessimistic about the West, arguing that the governments there have “ominous” plans for Tehran, which they seek to stab in the back. That impression has ...

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  • Yes, We Should Call Them Imperialists

    Recently while reading a book by an Israeli scholar named Yoram Hazony with the provocative title The Vir ...

    Recently while reading a book by an Israeli scholar named Yoram Hazony with the provocative title The Virtue of Nationalism, I encountered a distinction drawn by the late Charles Krauthammer between e ...

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  • America Doesn’t Need Another Weakling NATO Ally

    At last week’s NATO summit, President Donald Trump denounced the allies for taking advantage of American ...

    At last week’s NATO summit, President Donald Trump denounced the allies for taking advantage of American taxpayers. Then he approved their latest subsidies. He even agreed to invite a military weaklin ...

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