The investigation is likely to end in one of two ways: the end of Donald Trump’s presidency, or the beginning of his second term.
Pyongyang's latest missile test sparked a surprising reaction from the Russian leader.
The US president's sharing of sensitive information with the Russian foreign minister is not only inept, it shows an alarming lack of understanding of Russia's role in the Syrian conflict.
A professor who once held top secret clearance explains how levels of classification work and where handling sensitive information gets tricky.
The South African government is not giving up on its push for a controversial nuclear power plan. But it's chances of succeeding have been greatly reduced.
If it were a film, viewers would say it's too far-fetched to be believable.
North and South Korea explained in four questions and answers.
As always, Eurovision 2017 blended pop and politics. Russia was missing from the Ukrainian-hosted contest, and the UK had healing words, post Brexit.
The White House's absurd rationale for firing Comey could mask something deeply disturbing.
Yes, Big Brother is almost definitely watching. Here, five tips for researchers on keeping you and your sources safe.
The recently translated letters of Latvian poet and journalist Arsenii Formakov depict everyday life – and suffering – in the Gulag.
The BRICS New Development Bank has promised to change the world of multilateral development funding but has so far failed to live up to expectations.
The Cape High Court ruling which declared South Africa's nuclear energy plan as illegal may have put paid President Jacob Zuma's ambitions of clinching the deal while he is still in office.
America’s relations with Russia and China are now mired in angst, uncertainty and mutual suspicion.
The Kremlin wants to build strong alliances with "pro-Russian" forces in the West. In France's upcoming election, Putin is placing his bets on two right-wing candidates for president.
Their policies on Syria, Russia, terrorism and the European Union.
The Noril’sk nickel deposits In Russia are unique: giant volcanic eruptions 250 million years ago released colossal amounts of nickel into the atmosphere, kickstarting the Great Dying.
What vastly complicates Western policy in Syria is how to sanction Assad on one hand and deal with Islamic State on the other, without the country unravelling completely.
To understand the complexities of the conflict in Syria and what might happen next, it helps to untangle the three layers of strife in the war-torn country.
A bastion of liberal values in an illiberal climate.