International

07/22/2016 - 2:00pm

    Turkey's president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has accused a Muslim cleric in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains of plotting last weekend's attempted military coup, and some Turkish officials accuse the U.S. of playing a role.

    The cleric, Fethullah...

07/17/2016 - 12:00am

    It is clear after the Brexit vote and Donald Trump's victory in the Republican presidential primaries that electorates are revolting against the relatively open economic policies that have been the norm in the United States and Britain since World War II. If...

07/16/2016 - 7:00pm

    Who said euro-area economies aren't growing fast enough? Ireland has reported a 26.3 percent increase in its real gross domestic product for 2015. No Western country has posted such a rate of expansion in this century, though small but oil-rich Azerbaijan grew 34.5...

07/16/2016 - 7:00pm

    Boring, competent, and highly cautious, Theresa May, Britain's home secretary and as of Wednesday its prime minister, is sometimes favorably compared to Germany's Angela Merkel. Indeed, the two share a political style oriented toward efficiency and away from...

07/16/2016 - 1:00pm

    China's claim of jurisdiction over pretty much the entire South China Sea boils down to this: Dudes, we're back. That is, after a century of humiliation at the hands of foreign powers and 67 years of rebuilding since the Communists took power, the country is...

07/15/2016 - 7:00pm

    A theme of President Barack Obama's counterterrorism policy has been a relentless narrowing of focus. Under his watch the U.S. has not been at war with terror or radical Islam. It has been in discrete conflicts with al-Qaida's core leadership and its affiliate...

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