[A] society that bemoans its faults but ignores its considerable virtues—its values, liberties, sacrifices and accomplishments—will lack the confidence in itself and the standing with others necessary to lead the world.
The Taliban takes the offensive;
The Islamic State shows new signs of life;
Is America reducing its footprint in the Sinai?;
Turkey to Europe: Take back your radicals
Corona and the climate;
Africa faces a locust plague;
The coronavirus fight takes its toll;
Moscow, Beijing move closer on energy
You wouldn't know it from the popular press, but the Trump administration's campaign of "maximum pressure" against Iran is working.