Trade between China and Russia is down 29 percent this year. It’s the latest piece of bad news for the Russian economy.
If the latest crime boomlet turns into a boom, the criminal justice reform consensus could evaporate in a heartbeat—no matter what the source of the boom may be.
If it works, the premier instrument of American naval supremacy could be meaningfully blunted.
A Beijing lawyer has been put in “secretive detention” for advising Christians opposed to the campaign to remove crosses and tear down churches. Expect to see more authoritarianism in China.
Is NATO getting more serious about addressing the return of geopolitics?
New rigs are helping shale producers stay profitable even as prices languish.