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May 29, 2018

Why Trump’s plans for regime change in Iran will have the opposite effect

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A new round of sanctions will merely drive the people into the arms of the mullahs.

May 11, 2018

Putin needed an American enemy. He picked me.

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A widespread state disinformation campaign said I wanted to overthrow Russia's government

May 1, 2018

Ukraine’s democracy is approaching ‘make or break’ — and the West is missing in action

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Putin is at war with democracy there.

March 12, 2018

The North Korea talks haven’t even started yet, and Trump is already in trouble

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Trump urgently needs to up his game if he wants to avoid a disaster.

February 27, 2018

Remembering a Russian champion of freedom

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Today, Washington renames a square in honor of Boris Nemtsov.

February 5, 2018

The right way to manage nuclear competition with Russia

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January 19, 2018

Why ignoring Trump’s words is a luxury that diplomats can’t afford

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When it comes to foreign policy, rhetoric — however empty — still matters.

December 7, 2017

Putin is to blame for the tragedy of Russia’s Olympics ban

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Russian athletes, and fans around the world of the Winter Games, deserve better.

November 17, 2017

China has arrived. That doesn’t mean it should dismiss the United States.

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Why Xi Jinping shouldn't underestimate the United States.

November 5, 2017

For the good of America, Trump needs to learn the art of diplomacy

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Hopefully, Trump can learn a thing or two about how diplomacy works during his trip to Asia.