A roundup of international news including the Iran Deal, the Germanwings crash, and the Al-Shabab attacks in Kenya.
Despite slowing Chinese demand for commodities, countries in Latin America and Africa can still benefit from closer economic ties with China.
Chinese investment and the lessons of the country’s development are beneficial to African economies seeking to expand their global profile.
Corruption unsettles local populations and directly threatens global security.
If the global turmoil of the late 1980s was fueled by a liberty deficit, today’s extremist movements may well be exploiting a justice deficit.
Day-to-day corruption is not only detrimental to a country’s economy, but can also make people angry and more sympathetic to violent extremism.
The India-Brazil-South Africa Dialogue Forum still has the potential to become an important force in international politics, but it is also in danger of fading into irrelevance.
To combat Boko Haram, U.S. officials need to get tough on Nigerian leaders for their flagrant effort to control the outcome of the election.
For security reasons as well as ethical ones, the United States should stand by its anticorruption rhetoric, applying sanctions and other leverage against members of what many have called Nigeria's most kleptocratic administration ever.
Every week, a selection of leading experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world.