Afghanistan is descending into anarchy as Nato troops withdraw, leaving the country desperately fighting off a Taliban insurgency.
Nord Stream 2 is a pipeline that will deliver Russian gas to Western Europe – and, by extension, increase Putin’s influence across the continent. That makes Ukraine and some other countries nervous.
The idea of friendship means very different things in Chinese and Euro-American traditions.
The G-7 nations, which include the US and UK, form the foundation of the modern global economy.
Western governments have a very poor record when it comes to looking after those foreign nationals who have risked their lives for them.
Tensions are high, but a Russian invasion is highly unlikely.
Calls to keep talking are getting louder out of fear of escalation and ultimately war – but why are diplomatic relations so difficult for Nato and Russia?
Turkey is a NATO member but that doesn’t mean its NATO allies will come to its support in Syria.
Can the key external enablers of Libya’s conflict also be peacemakers?
President Trump’s speech about Iran wasn’t just aimed at that country or the US. He also targeted NATO allies, urging members of the alliance to step up and help US efforts in the Middle East.
Iran’s missile strikes on Iraqi bases in response to the killing of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani have raised tensions between the U.S. and Iran. But war seems unlikely at this point.
Donald Trump likes to poke fun too.
Simulations help prepare students for challenges outside the classroom.
NATO had its 70th birthday party in London at an awkward moment.
The US president, Donald Trump, has arrived in the UK for a summit of NATO leaders – but it’s awkward timing for the British prime minister, Boris Johnson.
As the North Atlantic Treaty Organization celebrates its 70th anniversary with a leaders’ meeting in London, five US scholars shed light on NATO’s history and its potential future.
Why the EU and NATO have struggled to cooperate fully.
With Brexit on the horizon, Britain’s role in NATO won’t change, but its defence priorities might.
Since the 1940s, Congress has largely let the president make decisions, while members of the House and Senate endorse or condemn those actions from the sidelines.
Why NATO has lost its leverage to do anything about Turkey’s offensive in northern Syria.