Pulling out roughly half the U.S. troops in Afghanistan is part of an effort to find peace, but may unbalance a precarious stalemate.
A new US administration needs to rejoin the nuclear deal and engage in statecraft to improve relations with Tehran.
A round-up of expert analysis from across the world on Biden's win.
Russia may not be a foreign policy priority for the incoming Biden administration. But its promise to foreground democracy will put the Kremlin on edge.
History shows what happens during a presidential transition can leave a lasting imprint on foreign policy.
How Donald Trump changed US foreign policy.
America might be coming back under the new US president, Joe Biden, but this is not the same world or the same country it once was.
Scholars of race, foreign policy and the Supreme Court give their informed predictions of what to expect under a Biden administration.
The “idea” of America and its promise is at stake.
Biden and Trump are like night and day on foreign policy, and American global engagement would change radically under a Biden presidency. But actual Mideast policy might show only cosmetic changes.
What might be the global geopolitical significance of Trump's positive COVID-19 test?
Speculation is mounting about an impending October surprise in the 2020 race. What does that mean?
After months of delays, talks between the Taliban and Afghan governnment are due to start in Doha. Here's what is on the table.
In 2016 Trump promised to 'shake the rust off America's foreign policy.' Four years later, it's clearer what that looks like: a US that sits on the sidelines of world crises and collaborations alike.
The US bid to impose so-called 'snapback' sanctions on Iran was roundly rejected by the UN security council.
A commission set up by the US Secretary of State says religious freedom and property rights should be elevated above other rights. It has prompted concern from faith-based and secular critics alike.
To be a world leader after 1945, the US had to be seen to be anti-racist. Now it no longer cares who is watching.
Beijing is touting its role in the world and praising its autocratic governmental system and its huge countrywide surveillance network. Hawks in Washington aren't impressed.
April 22, 2020 is the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, which catalyzed action to protect the environment not just in the US but internationally.
The collapse of the government in Kosovo is a victory for reactionary forces within Kosovo and the self-seeking agenda of the Trump administration.