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The highlight of Obama’s Africa visit is his push for an end to the crippling crisis in S...

How terror attacks could weaken IS

Smoke rises over the Syrian town of Kobani after an air strike, as seen from the Mursitpina...

Iran’s sectarian moves need to be countered

By Dr Khalid Al Dakhil Iran succeeded in imposing sectarian discourse on the region....

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By  Leonid Bershidsky Elect far-left politicians to run a country and they will still plo...

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By Noah Smith After the great American housing bubble blew up in 2008, taking the financial sy...

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By Megan McArdle So I see that Seattle is considering rent control. For a columnist who covers...

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By Joseph D’Urso Investment banking doesn’t rank highly on most people’s lis...

The wrong approach of law keepers

Protesters take part in a march against police violence in New York.  By Alex H...

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Taliban are continuing to seize more territories as the government remains singularly focused o...

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By Samuel R Gross  I edit the National Registry of Exonerations, which compiles stories a...

Volcanoes of challenges in the Arabian Gulf

By Dawood Al Basri The GCC countries will face enormous security and military challe...

Why US is training China’s military

Sailors from Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) run after unhooking a US Navy UH6...

Need for completing military operations  on ground in Yemen

Prof Mohammed S  Al Musfir The Operation Decisive Storm brought hope to our he...

Differences over draft climate pact

BY Marlowe Hood Senior diplomats charged with condensing an unwieldy draft for a global cl...

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Obama’s visit to the birthplace of his father will inspire millions of Africans to dream....

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By Matt O’Brien A little less than four years ago, the world looked like it was about to...

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By Barry L Ritholtz We seem to really enjoy contemplating the money and lifestyles of the top ...

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By Megan McArdle Hillary Clinton does not like short- term investments. This I gather from her...

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By Noah Smith It’s always interesting to see debates between technologists and economist...

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Ankara was forced to take action against the IS after realising that the militants were posing ...

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By Philip Gordon The debate over the July 14 nuclear agreement with Iran has come down to a qu...

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