Iran Warns U.S.: Seize Our Oil Tanker and There’ll Be Consequences
The U.S. says the ship is controlled by Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps, but a court in Gibraltar ruled it could set sail. Where it's going is a mystery.
This Is What It’s Like to Watch the Arctic Die
There is no talk of international intrigue among people living and working in the Arctic, only dread of what a warming planet might mean.
Craig S. Smith
China Just Likened Canada to a ‘Whore’ For Firing John McCallum
China’s state-run media is really unhappy with Justin Trudeau’s decision to fire his ambassador.
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The U.S. is trying to bully Britain to side with Trump on Iran
British businesses were told to cease trading with Tehran or face “serious consequences."
Trump wants tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods — and Beijing is not backing down
"Rather than address our legitimate concerns, China has begun to retaliate against US products."
The Definitive Overanalysis of Donald Trump’s 41-word Assault on Canada
In a few sentences, the US president managed to mock our identity, Justin Trudeau and even ‘O Canada.’
Donald Trump Refuses To Let Canada Refuse To Be Bullied
“He talked about how they won't be bullied. And I said ‘What’s this all about?”
Watch Justin Trudeau Spend Another Awkward 90 Seconds With Donald Trump
Here we go again!
Trump’s big summit with Kim Jong Un is looking very shaky
"It could be a pretty short meeting in Singapore."
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Europe is refusing to pay the price for Trump screwing up the Iran deal
“We feel that the extraterritoriality of their sanction measures are unacceptable.”
Israel and Iran are attacking each other — and it could lead to outright war
“This is very serious — for the first time the direct exchange of fire between Iran and Israel. It’s the buds of war."
Why We’re Thinking About Conspiracy Theorists Wrong
A study of millions of Reddit posts found there are people who fit the typical conspiracy caricature, but they’re not the majority.