Sunday, August 28, 2016
  1. World Affairs

    Colombia’s Gift to the World

    Shlomo Ben-Ami
    World Affairs

    Colombia’s Gift to the World


     applauds President Juan Manuel Santos for his innovative approach to making peace with the FARC.

    Newsart for Colombia’s Gift to the World Xinhua News Agency/Getty Images

    After four long years of talks in Havana, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has negotiated an end to his government’s armed conflict with the FARC guerrillas. The peace accord not only ends a six-decade conflict, but also establishes a new diplomatic model for peace processes everywhere. READ MORE

  2. Politics

    The Siren Song of “Strongmania”

    Minxin Pei
  3. World Affairs

    Reviving Arms Control in Europe

    Frank-Walter Steinmeier
    World Affairs

    Reviving Arms Control in Europe

     proposes measures to bridge the widening divide between the West and Russia.

    Newsart for Reviving Arms Control in Europe Armend Nimani/AFP/Getty Images

    Russia has violated basic principles of peace – territorial integrity, free choice of alliances, and recognition of international law – that are non-negotiable for the West. But the West must likewise be united in seeking to avoid an upward spiral of antagonism and confrontation. READ MORE

  4. Politics

    Sarkozy’s Campaign of Fear

    Dominique Moisi
  5. Economics

    Trump’s Foreign Admirers

    Ricardo Hausmann


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