Trump's Move Toward a Trade War Is Likely Making China Nervous
Chinese leaders probably figured Donald Trump would be easy to manipulate—but they didn't think he'd follow through on some of his campaign promises.
Trump's Options for Dealing with North Korea Are All Terrible
Experts explain how we got here and run through the options for avoiding a devastating regional war.
Old Allies Absent as Russia Parades Troops and Tanks at WWII Victory Celebration
A parade through Moscow’s Red Square today to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the defeat of Nazi Germany showed both Russia’s military might and its increasing isolation from the West.
asia & pacific
China Is Planning to Rebuild the Silk Road and Transform Global Trade Routes
China is investing a massive $46 billion in Pakistani infrastructure and a superhighway connecting to the Middle East, part of an ambitious plan to create a modern-day Silk Road.