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The US-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, DC, is the first meeting of its kind since 2014. Africa’s shift toward China and Russia will be a subtext of the meeting.
The softening of COVID lockdowns in response to protests is a rare victory for popular pressure in China and could have unexpected consequences, argues Chris Morris.
The prestige and popularity of the World Cup is a political force beyond any nation's control, writes Chris Morris
Europe's attempts to diversify its gas supplies could have unintended and negative consequences for climate progress, writes Chris Morris.
The Barbados Plan and other climate finance proposals gained momentum at the United Nations' COP27 summit, argues Chris Morris
The strategy debate has serious implications for both Taipei and, by association, the United States, argues Ethan Kessler.
While Biden and Xi met in Bali, the UN's COP27 climate summit in Sharm el-Sheikh is being re-energized by the discussion between the world leaders.
While understandable, the mood of pessimism around COP27 obscures progress toward net zero and can be dangerously self-fulfilling, argues Chris Morris.
A ceasefire between Ethiopian government forces and Tigrayan rebels brings optimism after years of fighting.
Lula's victory has set high expectations for Indigenous rights and environmental protections. Now he needs to deliver.