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President Trump’s Speech to the Arab ...

May 22, 2017

Following is the full text of President Trump’s speech to the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on May 21, 2017.    Thank

Trump and Putin are trying to get along: Wh...

Feb 13, 2017

Not long ago, it was widely agreed the world was better off when Washington and Moscow got along. During the dark days of the Cold

Does NATO have a future with Trump in the W...

Jan 24, 2017

During the US presidential election campaign, candidate Donald Trump was critical of NATO on two fronts. The first was that the Alliance was “obsolete” in

In Moscow, there’s cautious hope abou...

Nov 17, 2016

The following is an extract from an analysis by Dmitri Trenin, director of the Carnegie Moscow Center. The Kremlin did not anticipate Trump’s electoral victory.

Trump and Putin have a chat on the phone &#...

Nov 16, 2016

On November 14, President-elect Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin held a first conversation over the phone. Two official accounts of the discussion have

Why Trump and Sanders matter — includ...

Oct 09, 2016

The following article was first posted on 15 February 2016. _____________________________________________ Donald Trump is a crypto-fascist and Bernie Sanders is a closet communist. Their main

Do you know this woman? Our defence now dep...

May 13, 2016

General Lori Robinson, US Air Force, is the new commander of NORAD, Canada’s first line of defence in the event of an air or missile

The reality behind Obama’s nuclear di...

Mar 31, 2016

In 2009, the newly-elected president of the United States committed “to seek the peace and security of the world without nuclear weapons”. For his vision,

Why Trump and Sanders matter — includ...

Feb 15, 2016

Donald Trump is a crypto-fascist and Bernie Sanders is a closet communist. Their main support is coming from racist or delusional people on the political

“Politically” binding deal deli...

Jan 22, 2016

The nuclear “deal” which the United States and five other states concluded with Iran last fall was always something of an anomaly in diplomatic practice.