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The Los Angeles-class submarine USS Annapolis (SSN 760) in the Arctic Ocean on March 21, 2009. (U.S. Navy)

The U.S. Stakes Its Claim in the Arctic Frontier

The United States will move to protect its portion of the opening Arctic region, forcing it to compete with other interested countries. Read more…

The headquarters of the state-owned Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Co. in Cairo in April 2012. (KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Energy Security Will Not Cure All of Egypt's Ills

The discovery of a vast natural gas field in Egyptian waters will not solve the country's import problem, and will disappoint Israel. Read more…

Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping. (GREG BAKER/AFP/Getty Images)

Russia's Relationship With China Grows Slowly

Major deals between the countries are moving at a glacial pace, in part because of changing economic conditions. Read more…