Putin is almost certain to be re-elected; the real contest lies in securing the prime ministership.
Indo-Pacific countries show few signs of accepting either the US or Chinese position on free trade.
As the 2015 European migrant wave recedes, a fresh crisis may be swelling on the horizon.
Careful leveraging of their advantages should see the Syrian Kurds retain their autonomy.
A focus on short-term gains may lead to blowback for Beijing and Russia’s state-owned oil company.
President Mugabe has lost his near four-decade hold on power. How will the crisis play out?
Meet the new boss. Same as the old boss. But can Pinera deliver fresh economic growth?
Each setback to peace in the southern Philippines has encouraged more radical insurgents.
Divided and defeated, Kurdish hopes for an independent state have seemingly been dashed.
Overturning the protected status for foreign nationals will hasten the northern exodus of migrants.