After six years of war, Syria’s moderate rebels are broken and marginalised. And now, as Bashar al-Assad has wished for so long, al-Qaeda extremists are leading the insurgency.
Laurence Rees has probably interviewed more people who lived through the Holocaust than anybody else.
Anyone getting excited about a trade deal between the United States and the United Kingdom should pay more attention to what Trump does, not what he says.
Twenty-five years after the demise of the Soviet Union, Russia is consumed by an insatiable desire for recognition as the equal of the USA.
Why do I feel so angry and anxious about Donald Trump? Because I've seen what happens when you can't trust your own mind.
Even after the policy was abolished last year, cultural prejudices against disabled people have proven hard to shake.
For whatever reason, Donald Trump is going to be no friend of an anti-Russia foreign policy.
After all, Northern Irish voters forgave Martin McGuiness his spell in the IRA. Plus: why did Boris Johnson get a pass on Brexit bungling?
The Russian art of blackmail has historically been used as an effective political weapon.
Trump is no fool. Amid the bluster he is overseeing the birth of a new world order of force.
"We are entering a 19th century-style era of power politics in which you have bombast, summits and, almost, gun boats."
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