International Relations

Opinion Articles

Why Iraq remains a quagmire after decades of intervention, trillions of dollars, the full weight of American military power, and the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people.

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The announcement by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras that Greece would hold a July 5 referendum on its financial rescue has analysts rushing to predict the outcome of an inherently uncertain ballot.

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Europe called Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s referendum bluff. Now, after a Saturday run on banks, Greeks are panicking.

Official statement

For six months now the Greek government has been waging a battle in conditions of unprecedented economic suffocation to implement the mandate you gave us on January 25.


France said it would look into building two nuclear reactors in Saudi Arabia, which is part of some $12 billion (€10.7 billion) in deals announced Wednesday with the conservative kingdom.