US foreign policy

Time and again, Afghanistan has found its future decided from afar

If we don’t create a road to peace, Ukraine may become another Syria

A lineup of new books tackle the thorny China problem

Iranians are risking their lives to bring down their theocratic regime

What are the strategic options for American defence policy following the Afghanistan withdrawal?

The bungled US withdrawal marks a low point in the Biden presidency

The Taliban’s grimly predictable advance is a reminder that withdrawal is not the end of Biden’s Afghanistan headache

Oliver Wiseman on the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan this week