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 2021-10-15 21:26 

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What in the World?...

This week in FP's international news quiz: The Taliban seek international recognition, a scandal rocks the IMF, and Iraq holds elections....

 2021-10-15 21:22 

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Unite Jordan and Palestine—Again...

Amman should reannex the West Bank to end Israel's illegal occupation, bring peace and prosperity, and give Palestinians democratic rights....

 2021-10-15 20:48 

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Lebanon Is Europe's Most Urgent Challenge...

A collapsing state risks creating a catastrophic refugee crisis....

 2021-10-15 20:40 

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How Land Reform Became Uganda's Most Controversial Problem...

The land debate is a tussle for power between an indigenous kingdom and an authoritarian state....

 2021-10-15 17:56 

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Israel Needs Weapons to Stop Iran's Bomb...

Jerusalem needs help from Washington to prevail in a terrible conflict....

 2021-10-15 17:51 

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State Department Cable Sees Echoes of Korean Politics in Netflix's 'Squid Game'...

The dystopian series reflects a "winner-take-all" mentality and South Koreans' economic frustrations ahead of presidential elections....

 2021-10-15 16:48 

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To Fix Foreign Aid, Pay the Poor Directly...

Donor countries are questioning the merits of a broken system. They must radically reevaluate how they deliver aid—not stop providing it....

 2021-10-15 16:37 

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'It Was Like Having the Chinese Government in the Room With Us'...

China's method for blocking sanctions regimes....

 2021-10-15 15:49 

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There's a Merkel-Sized Hole in European Conservatism...

Pushed by an ascendent far-right, the search for an attractive, modern conservatism won't be easy....

 2021-10-15 15:18 

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Will Europe Ever Really Confront China?...

The Biden administration is gearing up for a long-term struggle in China—but shouldn't expect its closest allies by its side....

 2021-10-15 12:00 

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The U.S.-Mexico Drug War Gets a Rebrand...

Can the "Bicentennial Framework" be a turning point?...

 2021-10-15 10:51 

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Yale's Grand Strategy Program Has Always Been Broken...

The university set out to train the next generation of U.S. leaders—but it often failed to educate them....

 2021-10-15 10:00 

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LinkedIn Loses Its China Connection...

After years of operating at the whims of Chinese regulators, the networking platform will finally follow Facebook and Twitter out of the country....

 2021-10-14 22:25 

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Americans Got the Foreign-Policy Blob They Asked For...

The problem isn't the establishment, it's reconciling what Americans want in their foreign policy....

 2021-10-14 22:15 

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India's Democratic Backsliding Hasn't Stopped...

A recent uptick in bigotry and violence poses a challenge for New Delhi's relationship with Washington....

 2021-10-14 20:54 

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The Army's Future Is Here—and It Has Robot Dogs With Guns...

The Army grapples with how to showcase readiness and relevance in a new era of competition with China....

 2021-10-14 20:28 

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Sunset for U.N. Sanctions?...

How the world came to depend on U.N. punitive measures and why the enforcement system is under threat—the first in an FP series....

 2021-10-14 17:23 

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Scientists Want Out of Russia...

Deepening paranoia and prominent arrests are crushing morale....

 2021-10-14 15:44 

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French Ambassador on AUKUS: 'Every Crisis Is an Opportunity'...

Philippe Etienne spoke about the controversial sub deal, his recall to Paris, and a new way forward for U.S.-French relations....

 2021-10-14 14:31 

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Algeria Needs a Second Liberation...

This time, from its aged rulers....

 2021-10-14 10:17 

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Biden Welcomes Kenya's Kenyatta to the White House...

Kenya's president will be the first African leader U.S. President Joe Biden has met at the White House....

 2021-10-13 22:04 

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Why China Won't Back Off Taiwan...

Concessions to Taipei remain politically risky in Beijing....

 2021-10-13 20:52 

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The West Still Needs Russia's Energy...

Hopes of defanging Moscow through alternative energy have faded....

 2021-10-13 20:36 

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Biden's 'Strategic Competition' Is a Step Back...

A switch from Trump administration language does nothing to clarify U.S. policymaking....

 2021-10-13 20:20 

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After Spike in Ransomware Attacks, U.S. Looks to Go on the Offensive...

The Biden administration is circling the wagons to address growing cyberthreats....

 2021-10-13 18:58 

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The Taliban's Sharia Is the Most Brutal of All...

The Afghan government is imposing punishments that have no comparison elsewhere in the Islamic world....

 2021-10-13 18:25 

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A Nobel for Journalists Is a Direct Challenge to Authoritarians...

Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov's award will make leaders like Duterte and Putin think twice before attacking reporters—but only if democratic governments bolster the free press....

 2021-10-13 17:28 

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India's Space Program Inches Closer to America and the Quad...

In another strategic shift, Modi has opened New Delhi's space activities to private companies and new allies....

 2021-10-13 16:35 

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The Biggest Loser of Iraq's Election Could Be Iran...

Pro-Iran parties lost support, say they'll reject the results, and are threatening violence....

 2021-10-13 11:35 

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Don't Remove Ethiopia's AGOA Trade Privileges...

The Biden administration has threatened to end Addis Ababa's eligibility under the African Growth and Opportunity Act. Doing so would hurt the poor the most....

 2021-10-13 10:48 

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Will the EU's Brexit Fixes Be Enough for Britain?...

The European Union will announce changes to border checks under the Northern Ireland protocol....

 2021-10-13 10:00 

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Post-Pandemic Authoritarianism Looms in Indonesia...

A crackdown on government critics accompanied coronavirus lockdowns. It hasn't let up....

 2021-10-12 17:17 

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Future of Money Part 3...

A comprehensive picture of the forces and actors that are critical to understanding and navigating the future financial system....

 2021-10-12 11:28 

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JPMorgan's Deal With Alipay Will Put the PLA in Your Pocket...

Chinese mobile payment apps are a national security threat—but Western financial firms are misguidedly rushing to embrace them....

 2021-10-12 11:02 

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Has the Pandemic Burned Itself Out in India's Capital?...

Why a crowded New Delhi hospital with empty COVID-19 wards is a sign of hope....

 2021-10-12 08:26 

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Methane Agreement A Rare Bright Spot in Climate Fight...

A commitment to reduce methane emissions is gaining momentum, but China and Russia have yet to sign on....

 2021-10-11 19:22 

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It's Not Too Late to Save America's Afghan Allies...

Here are three steps the Biden administration can take today....

 2021-10-11 19:07 

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The United States Must Reckon With Its Own Genocides...

Confronting abusers like China demands accountability for the treatment of Indigenous people at home....

 2021-10-11 18:55 

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Maria Ressa's Nobel Peace Prize Is a Call to Action...

The last time a working journalist was honored, it was a German editor as World War II loomed....

 2021-10-11 18:13 

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How Pakistan's A.Q. Khan Helped North Korea Get the Bomb...

Islamabad and Pyongyang exchanged technology, cash, and expertise....

 2021-10-11 17:36 

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Pakistan's Ambassador to Kabul: 'Engagement Has to Continue' With Taliban Government...

Mansoor Ahmad Khan tells FP that Afghanistan is more stable now, and he denies any Pakistani support for the militant group....

 2021-10-11 17:12 

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AUKUS Is a Short-Term Mess but a Long-Term Win for Australia...

The controversial deal puts Canberra on the right side of history....

 2021-10-11 10:40 

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The IMF's Big Week...

The fund must decide whether to retain leader Kristalina Georgieva amid claims she is too soft on China....

 2021-10-11 09:04 

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Global Money Shifts to India as Xi Cracks Down on Tech...

But the sudden flood of capital is not as good for India as it looks....

 2021-10-10 11:00 

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Why Can't Women End Wars?...

Even as other domains of policy diversify, peacemaking is still left almost entirely to men....

 2021-10-10 10:00 

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Humanity's Unhappy Experiment...

Understanding how the climate crisis unfolded can help us reverse course....

 2021-10-10 05:44 

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Float, Move, and Fight...

How the U.S. Navy lost the shipbuilding race....

 2021-10-10 05:42 

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Sea Power Makes Great Powers...

History reveals a country's rise and decline are directly related to the heft of its navy. So why is the United States intent on downsizing?...

 2021-10-09 12:22 

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Should Abusive Partners Have Parental Rights?...

A gruesome case of "vicarious violence" in Spain raises new questions about whether abusive partners can ever be good parents....

 2021-10-09 11:00 

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'Squid Game' Hides a Hopeful Message Within a Dystopian Nightmare...

Netflix's new Korean horror drama suggests there's more to life than the brutal realities of neoliberal capitalism....

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