French forces swooped into Mali to halt columns of northern separatists and jihadists that were threatening Bamako, the capital. At first their intervention, at the request of Mali’s government, was a ...
L ike his presidency, the after-presidency of Donald Trump is riddled with extreme contradictions. Here is a man deeply mired in investigations into a range of possible crimes—a ...
Things seem calm and the new leader has clear plans; can the country put its years of economic crisis behind it? We investigate the curious case of Turkey’s growth amid screaming inflation. And the ...
IN THE CLOSING minutes of their most recent Ukrainian Premier League (UPL) match FC Kolos Kovalivka, from Kyiv province, faced a chastening home defeat. Their opponents, FC Minaj, strugglers near the ...
Their information operations have proven clumsy and have been challenged by the release of intelligence. And Russian military attempts to destroy the digital infrastructure of Ukraine and to sow ...
When celebrating milestone anniversaries, Brazil has an odd habit. In 1921, ahead of its centenary, it brought home the corpse of its last emperor, Pedro II. At 150 years it summoned the body of his ...
Of Israel’s population of 9.5m, Israeli Arabs, mostly Muslim, make up about 21% of the total, while Jews account for roughly 74%. But include people in the Israeli-occupied West Bank and Gaza, and the ...
On September 5th Britain will get its fourth prime minister in six years. Rishi Sunak or Liz Truss will be handed the keys to 10 Downing Street by the grace of roughly 160,000 Tory party members as ...
The rabbi recalls that before the war it was just possible for a religious group in Russia to maintain “correct but distant” relations with the authorities. But now clerics of all stripes are being ...
Thirty-five years on, that theory is enjoying a renaissance. Justices claiming the mantle of “originalism” have handed down decisions expanding gun rights, transforming the law on religious liberty ...
The prequel to “Predator” draws on the history of the Comanche and underlines the political subtext of the franchise ...
Ofsted, England’s schools inspectorate, reckons tens of thousands of children attend unregistered schools. Victor Shafiee, deputy leader of Ofsted’s task force to tackle the problem, says accurate ...