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Farewell to an Arms Treaty

If either the United States or Russia abandons their agreement on intermediate-range nuclear weapons, they could revive the kind of arm race that typified the Cold War. Read more…

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Make America … Swedish?

Figures on both sides of U.S. politics think their country ought to be more like Sweden, but the two nations are already more similar than many people realize. Read more…

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Pakistan: The Indispensable, Unreliable U.S. Ally

In the fight against Islamic extremism, Islamabad follows its own path for its own reasons. Read more…