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Asia's Game of Thrones

After the Chinese abruptly canceled a trade summit, the Philippine President is now walking back his Foreign Secretary’s harsh criticism of China.

Technology and Africa

A moment of bitter irony in the midst of Cameroon’s Anglophone crisis highlights the promises and limits of technology.

Bromance Interrupted
Higher Education Watch

How the government might restrict the flow of subsidies to selective American universities whose priorities aren’t necessarily in line with the public’s.

My Big Fat Greek Bailout

Europeans hoping that the U.S. might lean on the IMF for friendlier Greek bailout terms may be out of luck.

Crude Economics

US imports of Middle Eastern crude are set to drop, and our exports just hit a 24 year high.

Border Fight
Syrian War

The recapture of al-Bab is a blow against ISIS, but the Turks’ hard-fought victory raises new questions about the next step of the campaign.

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Up in Smoke

And that’s just as “flawed” of a modern energy source as it sounds.

Asia's Game of Thrones

China’s suspension of coal imports from North Korea serves as both a warning to Pyongyang and a signal to Washington.

Europe Faces the Demolition Man
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The Transatlantic Alliance
Behind the harsh rhetoric about freeloading allies, is Trump a Transatlanticist at heart?
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